Social Media & Globalization Over the years as technology has advanced many aspects of social media have changed and the way that we associated with one another has changed as well. One way that social media has changed in today’s society is the way people have began to express there opinions on certain issues that we are facing. Such as people posting videos of them protesting and marching for the rights of those that may have been opressed or have faced many difficult times. With social media these protest can now be seen and experienced by many across the world. Also with social media it presents a new way for many people across the world to stay connected with one another. Which means they are able to make a global connection and sprerad ideas with not only one specific country but all across the world. “With new access to virtual space and to its technologies, populations and groups all around the world will seize their moment, addressing long-held grievances or new concerns with tenacity and conviction.” ~ Rebecca Cunnungham and Kathleen Duffy
Social Media IN Politics Within the political aspect of society social media has contributed to a great deal of change due to it great useage amoung the american population. Social media is used widely as a way to get people to vote and more importantly to get people on one canidates side. You see alot of campaign ads that are displayed through social media sites such as facebook. Also canidates are able to post things to attract supports to there political party. It also serves as a way for people in high political power to keep up with what people want to know and whats going on in the communities.