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Instagram Infographics Are a New Form of Social Activism

It‘s more than just virtue signaling or surface-level sharing

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Just over a year ago, the Black Lives Matter movement brought a wave of infographics on police brutality and posts breaking down exactly what it meant to “defund the police.” Then, during the election last November, users plastered messages encouraging Americans to…




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