OPINION: Why Social Media Activism Is A Double - Edged Sword

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This article was written by Annabelle Kim.

From the 2019 Iranian uprisings and the Hong Kong protests to last year’s Black Lives Matter movement, social media has, undoubtedly, left its mark on the way modern movements are organized and scaled, altering the trajectory of activism in years to come. However, while social media has played a beneficial role in…