Social media can be an important tool in raising political awareness

Over 1.4million people have ‘checked in’ on Facebook at Standing Rock, a Sioux Native American reservation in North Dakota, where protesters are fighting against a new oil pipeline which could contaminate the tribe’s water source. Facebook has so far been playing a key role in the protest

http://www.studentnewspaper.org/social-media-can-be-an-important-tool-in-raising-political-awareness/

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