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Bandwagon Causes

“Kony 2012.” “Ice Bucket Challenge.” “Find Our  Girls.”

For anyone who spends a decent amount of time on the internet, I’m sure you’ve heard about these. 643 more words


How to Change the World in 4 Easy Steps

My last four blog posts have all related to social movements in some way. I’ve written about the characteristics of a social movement, given examples… 388 more words

Case Studies of Advocacy Journalism

Campaigns of advocacy journalism are made in large numbers every year. Some intended for small-scale issues, others intended for much larger and more pressing issues. Thousands and thousands of different campaigns are initiated each year, though only few gain public traction and are subsequently noticed. 1,672 more words

Aleppo is the new Kony2012, or Against 'Awareness'

You have seen the tragic photographs from Syria, though if you primarily get your news from television you probably only see the ones from rebel held areas. 688 more words