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How KONY 2012 Trained the Audience — and YouTube — to Love Reactionary Media

A decade after the viral documentary aired, it’s time to reexamine the video and our reaction to it

Before Gamergate, rare Pepes, deplorables, and black squares, there was an era just after the Arab Spring and the Occupy Movements where people felt the internet may be a…

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Jamie Cohen

Jamie Cohen

Digital culture expert and meme scholar. Cultural and Media Studies PhD. Internet studies educator: social good, civic engagement and digital literacies