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Source:
https://voxatl.org/the-dangers-of-performative-activism/

SASHA LOOBY, Senior Editor

September 28, 2020

In today’s age of activism, it is difficult to tell who is speaking out for genuine support of a cause and who is speaking out only to blend in with the crowd. Instagram has become a flurry of friends, family, and celebrities sharing social media messages under the guise of spreading awareness that, in...