Social Media & Online Activism
Dr. Niki Cheong, Media and Communications Expert, University of Nottingham UK
#BlackoutTuesday began as a way for the music industry in the US to contemplate on how they've benefited from Black art, but it became conflated with other parts of the movement to the extent that it interrupted the information sharing process for protests on the ground. We consider how social media is shaping protests and activism today.
Produced by: Kelvin Yee
Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn
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