#MuslimLivesMatter Movement Begins as #ChapelHillShooting Stuns The World

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by JESSIE KARANGU An online movement against Islamophobia and the media ignited on Twitter late Tuesday night after thousands of social media users learned of a shocking shooting which occurred in North Carolina. #MuslimLivesMatter, a Muslim take-off of… Continue reading #MuslimLivesMatter Movement Begins as #ChapelHillShooting Stuns The World

What Does #Ferguson Tell You About America’s Future?

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Courtesy: Slate by @BeBreezyMan The University of Maryland: home of the Terrapins, McKeldin Mall and one of the most active communities on Twitter. Even though there is no proven statistic which supports the latter statement, I have no doubt of it’s veracity after what I witnessed on December 18th, 2013 (but that’s another story for another day). Courtesy: CBS News As protests continue in Ferguson, Missouri after the tragic shooting death of Mike Brown, I decided to crowd source the thoughts of some of #UMD’s most active Twitter users to get their take on what’s going on. I asked them a simple… Continue reading What Does #Ferguson Tell You About America’s Future?