Too $hort http://kalw.org en Opinion: Finally, A Way Forward for Social Media and Social Justice http://kalw.org/post/opinion-finally-way-forward-social-media-and-social-justice <p>Social media is becoming an increasingly valuable tool for social justice advocates, not through oft-maligned &ldquo;slacktivism&rdquo; campaigns such as changing one&rsquo;s profile picture for a cause or through making a topic trend &mdash; but through its capability to help shape the national discourse surrounding issues, as two recent examples from two very different spheres of the web prove.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 15:45:51 +0000 Peter M. Gunn 9150 at http://kalw.org Opinion: Finally, A Way Forward for Social Media and Social Justice