Beyond Copy, Paste, and Delete

by Niken Lestari My first encounter with computer unimpressive. It was a compulsory subject. The ivory colored boxes were very precious that the computer lab heavily locked. They were very expensive. So I keep my safe distance from it. They looked tough but fragile. Pretty much like myself. I was 16-year-old and anxious to try something new. No one told me, directly or indirectly, that women can't do techie things. You basically need to master two things, logical math and English langu...
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Embracing online platforms in social movement

by Niken Lestari Shonda Rhimes, an American TV producer and writer, voiced many people opinion when she said that “A hashtag is not helping or change anything... a hashtag is not a movement.” (http://www.buzzfeed.com/krystieyandoli/do-hashtags-count-as-activism). Let's not throw all bad critics at her because I think many people shared her opinion. By writing this, I also want to share mine. Based on many people experience who use online platforms in the name of social justice, hashtags or any...
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