Web-based social activism is leveling up.
Shortly after the controversial ruling in the George Zimmerman trial, unhappy citizens took to Twitter to vent. But when one of the jurors announced that she had a book deal, they took to Twitter to act. The deal was squashed almost immediately.
|Evolution of Twitter, via @stevenjlovelace|
What it Means:
Content community is evolving from simple organisms to a complex society with a conscience. It’s an evolutionary step—the web is having its consciousness raised.
Is the Interweb growing more enlightened? Tweet me @PatriciaMartin and share your thoughts!