How students are using social media to change the world
APRIL 23, 2018
Social media has gotten a bad rap. And that’s before we even get into Facebook, data privacy, and Cambridge Analytica. But as the students-turned-activists at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, have discovered, when used properly, social media can help you make a difference. The Parkland students have been using Twitter and other social platforms to mobilize teens (and adults) to fight for stricter gun laws.