Instagram and activism – How to use social media to support movements

Instagram and activism – How to use social media to support movements

Have you noticed that the media has slowed its cover on the Black Lives Matter protests, even though they are still occurring all over the world? Take a moment to consider why that might be. Every day, more news is broadcasted and more issues hit our screens. It’s not that the issues that are not being broadcasted or talked about are unimportant – because they most definitely are – but the media can’t cover the same stories everynight, no matter how relevant or powerful they are. Despite this, we all still want to keep up with these topics and know what’s going on with the movements that are changing our world. That’s why it’s up to us – Gen Z – to research and spread awareness on the news that is so very relevant to us.

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