The Dangers of Hashtag Activism

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  It’s been a great year for slacktivism.   Tweeting has ushered in a new kind of benevolent human being, the hashtag activist. The following list is a few of the best of the worst in hashtag activism this year:   Nearly 3 million Syrians are internally displaced or refugees in surrounding countries. Way before ISIL or ISIS dominated the 24-hour …

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“God is Innocent” : Rwamasirabo on the Genocide in the Church at Nyange, Rwanda

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AUGUST 7, 2013 | BY: CHRIS HEUERTZ — During Rwanda’s 100-day genocide in 1994, Roman Catholic priest, Father Athanase Seromba…

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A Post-bin Laden Reflection on Violence

[Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the Q Ideas Blog and has been re-posted with their permission] In the …

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The Callousing of Morality

A few years ago, a series of commercials for a shampoo product saturated television programming. Each ad portrayed a woman …

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