Resisting digital colonization

In line with David´s last post on the harmful side of the digital activism, I invite our readers to reflect on new forms of control and resistance taking shape in globalization times, and their potentials in a post-capitalocene era. I start with a challenge: 18 years after the launch of …

The role of new media activism for the #womensmarch movement: an introduction

Part 1 of 4. I’m continuing #resist’s blogging about gender issues related to new media activism and social change by analyzing the possible rise of a new global feminist movement that has emerged from the #womensmarch. I am especially interested in how new media has supported this success and created …

Digital activism: a double-edged sword.

  “Within a system which denies the existence of basic human rights, fear tends to be the order of the day. Fear of imprisonment, fear of torture, fear of death, fear of losing friends, family, property or means of livelihood, fear of poverty, fear of isolation, fear of failure. A …