1. If someone is silent they’re seen as complicit. Maybe they are.
2. Yet social media slacktivism is a threat to real change because virtue signaling through those platforms leads users to believe they’ve contributed in a truly meaningful way, even when they really haven’t.
So I don’t know what to do here. Again.
Mark Manson is an author. He wrote Everything is F*cked.
He is more articulate than I could ever hope to be. He’s also smart. And he recently wrote a really interesting piece about the last week. Maybe give it a read.
You can donate to the NAACP legal defense fund here if you’d like to.
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