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Activism of the Cyber Kind

Activism is constantly shifting and changing as new means to protest become available. Hacktivism is one of the more recent means of protest, where instead of physically sitting infront of a building to block entrance, activists will block access by virtally … Continue reading

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Social Media As A Tool For Liberty

The role of social media in facilitating social movements has been widely debated. The terms ‘clicktivism‘ and ‘slacktivism‘ are ones I see regularly thrown around within countries that have a relatively liberal online (and offline) presence. However, I feel these … Continue reading

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