Often wonder why activist goals never progress beyond angry feet and clever hashtags? Well, there are reasons, and lessons that could be learned from the world of Terrorism.
As part of our Next Gen program, Aria Pape asked Australians of all ages if they believed activism during school hours was a worthwhile pursuit.
Last week, I made headline news with an anti-vegan barbecue I organised on Facebook. The problem is that it wasn’t me. Disappointingly, the police and the media are disinterested regarding the identity theft of a minor.
Those who truly want to participate in activism and not just talk about it need to educate their inner monologue first.
I’m just going to say it. Enough with these hashtag trials and online lynchings. If evidence exists of wrongdoing, fine, but let’s not presume guilt over innocence.