Posts tagged "hashtags"

#AllMenCan Crowdsources How Men Can Be Good Allies

"Hashtag activism" gets a bad rap. My thoughts? Hey, it can't hurt. And I like the idea behind the hashtag #AllMenCan, especially since I think it's a natural reaction for any human to feel defensive (hence the all-too-common refrain "Not all men!"). It looks to have generated yesterday from the Twitter user @PenguinGalaxy. #AllMenCan crowdsource…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 29, 2014

#YesAllWomen: Women Tweet Stories Of Their Personhood Being Violated

Friday night, six people were killed in Isla Vista, California, near the campus of UC Santa Barbara, by Elliot Rodger, a 22-year-old bent on "retribution" for his lack of success with…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 25, 2014

13 Of Our Favorite #NSAPickupLines

Leave it to the American public to turn invasion of privacy into satire. Since The Wall Street Journal  ran a story last week about how the NSA occasionally uses its eavesdropping power to spy on love interests (spycraft label: LOVEINT), #NSAPickupLines have been sweeping Twitter. Obviously, we had…
By: Ami Angelowicz / August 27, 2013