The effects of ICT4D in Disability Activism

In my previous blog posts, the emphasis was on the role and impact of social media, viral campaigns, hashtags and mobile applications in the context of digital activism. In my final post of this series, however, I will focus on disability activism and how it is influenced by ICT4D, while elaborating on some of the main points previously addressed and including some of the extracts of several interviews conducted with members of disability activism in Spain.

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“I am not a virus, I am a human being” The Coronavirus and the Sense of fear

Campaign #IAmNotAVirus in Spain, TWITTER | @ANTONIOLIUYANG

Anyone who may turn on the TV, the radio or open the newspaper will read about the coronavirus. News about the spread of the CoV pneumonia from Wuhan to other countries outside China is constantly being posted and debated, a fact which is awakening a shared emotion of danger and fear across the globe. Continue reading ““I am not a virus, I am a human being” The Coronavirus and the Sense of fear”