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Activism, just for kits

(03/14/12 4:00am)

Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are platforms that enable the viral spread of Internet tidbits. I find it all terrifying. As revolutionary as these websites are in this age of information saturation, they still propel a marriage between personal and public information that’s entirely overwhelming. And I find the rush of facts, stories and media that bombards our generation so completely deeply unsettling. It’s exhausting to lose ignorance as an option.