A movement solely reliant on likes and social shares will not stand a chance.
Stop living for yourself and start living for the people around you by giving them the gift that allows them to live for themselves.
Stop. Seriously, just STOP. If that isn’t enough for you, then let me explain. As a writer of letters (for that is always
So stop reading this. Go out there and do something.
This is a whole new level of slacktivism.
Look, I don't really care who you're voting for. Well...I do, but it's not my place to tell you how to ruin your country. I mean, run your life. What matters is, you get out there, you make your voice heard, and you counter-balance my friend's uncle.
And as much as the cynics of the cynics of slacktivism might disagree, your vocality is continuing to draw awareness to whatever cause you are talking about. And that is key: change can only come when people care.
May was the first ALS Awareness Month since the Ice Bucket Challenge. That silly, organic, viral campaign did more for ALS awareness than years of marketing by any organization could have ever done. Millions of people created videos last summer.
There are important debates to be had about brand new baby senator Tom Cotton's ill-advised letter to the leaders of Iran. But none of those debates have anything to do with treason, or the so-called Logan Act.