Activism Online: The Kids Are Alright

As tonight is the controversial 'Cover the Night' protest planned by Invisible Children and launched by its infamous Kony2012 video, (and ironically also a date historically associated with marijuana), this infographic might provide perspective on the benefits of what is pejoratively called 'slacktivism' by those who don't appreciate the continuum that is social and political mindfulness. (Hat tip to my colleague Brendan Hodgson - @brendanhodgson - for tweeting the link to the infographic.)

Kony 2012 'Cover the Night' *Fail*

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