Memes, praxis, the raid and the strike
Elizabeth takes Karen on a journey from Area 51 to the climate strike, and considers the role memes and social media play in mobilization. Do a good praxis, everyone.
Here are links to the things we mentioned:
- Storm Area 51 on Know Your Meme
- Naruto runner video
- What is a Kyle?
- What is a Karen?
- The Lies Behind Area 51
- What is praxis?
- Alice Isn’t Dead
- Our episode on shady recruitment to MLMs and the like
- Exposing Instagram Scams
- Greta Thunberg
- 11 Young Climate Justice Activists You Need To Pay Attention To
- Edmonton Global Strike for Climate Action
- Young Alberta activists join global climate strikes
- Should we lower the voting age?
- YouTube video about “climate grief”
- Bothsidesism, aka false balance
- Michael Liebreich
- Elizabeth’s favourite protest signs
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Many thanks to Transistor for hosting our show, to Unit B Coworking for use of their studio, and to Jon Spencer for editing work. Our theme music is Ragtime Dance by Scott Joplin.