Category Archives: Online activism

Activism through street art with the Fearless Collective

Shortly after the 2012 New Delhi gang rape and murder of 23 year old Jyoti Singh Pandey, artist Shilo Shiv Suleman initiated the feminist movement and art collective the Fearless Collective. Fearless has ever since been using participative art and … Continue reading

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Democratization, ICT, and a quest for shared responsibility online

I would like to take this opportunity to share some thoughts on the relationship between new media, politics and democratization. Previous posts in this blog shows us numeral examples of how new media has been a powerful tool to spread … Continue reading

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Censorship in the New Age of Media

The new world encyclopedia defines the word censorship as “the editing, removing, or otherwise changing speech and other forms of human expression.” The word is derived from censor which is latin. Back in the day in Rome it meant to … Continue reading

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Be unique! (or why it is important to avoid being repetitive both offline and online)

Before starting, I would like to tell you that this post may be more of a philosophical nature than the others, and most probably you did not expect to read what you are about to read now. It is not … Continue reading

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What can social media offer to online activism?

Social media has become an indispensable part of our lives. If some years ago people used to turn on TV or read morning newspapers after getting up, nowadays it has been replaced by checking different social media on your smartphone. … Continue reading

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