A false post on Iran’s protests went viral. Social media can’t get it wrong again
Guardian. Published Nov 17, 2022.
Propaganda of the digital age: How memes are weaponized to spread disinformation
USA TODAY. Published Sep. 20, 2022.
Need help getting an abortion? Social media flooded with resources after Roe reversal
USA TODAY. Published June 28, 2022
The Meme is the Message
Independently published. Published May 12, 2021. Long form report on the socio-political impact of memes and viral content.
Visual journalists must approach protest coverage with an informed perspective (Poynter)
In the age of viral media and punitive surveillance, visual journalists have an ethical obligation to minimize harm when covering...
In The Fight to Defund, Social Media is the Mobilizer
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Context Collapse: The Fluidity of Memes and Evolution of Social Commentary
By reflecting and shaping social sentiment, memes have come to symbolize localized social movements, subcultural associations, and...
“OK Boomer” is the Pepe of 2020. Here’s Why.
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As gig economy booms, accountability is harder to pinpoint
The rapid growth of the gig economy has led to lapses in vetting and accountability has become less apparent. Traditionally, employers...
$683 million appeal to deliver reproductive health services, where they’re most needed
With more than half of all maternal deaths occurring in countries affected by humanitarian crises and fragility, the UN Population Fund...