Are tweets about injustice truly "activism"? In this study, author Kate Ott will explain what Twitter is and how it works. She will also explore hashtag campaigns that have been used to call attention to various social and ethical issues and challenge readers to form their own opinions on Twitter activism. Discussion questions are provided.
Additional Thoughtful Christian resources on social media, ministry, and activism include Social Media Guide for Ministry, It's Complicated, and The World Is Not Ours to Save.
Hashtag activism is connected to numerous social and ethical issues. See below for a list of adult studies that dig deeper into controversies happening in our world today. Take your learning experience even further and challenge yourself to find (and explore!) the hashtags that are connected to each issue.
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