INTERNET & SOCIAL NETWORKS’ ROLE IN MAKING MINORITIES VISIBLE
Tuesday, June 27th. 10:00-11:30
New media has helped further many causes and minorities have been able to come together thanks to the Internet. Social media, in particular, has changed the way we communicate and has successfully promoted visibility for certain collectives. However, just how much can be achieved through online campaigning? Is it realistic to talk about acceptance from big media companies? And do they engage in the ght for equal Human Rights?
- José Antonio Ritoré: Director, Change.org.
- Florencia Claes: Collaborator, Wikimedia Spain.
- Natalia Basterrechea: Director of Public A airs, Facebook.
- Enrique Alonso: Logic and Philosophy of Science Professor, UAM.