Interesting article w/ regard to the Ice Bucket Challenge

From the end of Place and the Politics of Slacktivism:

Local organizations, formerly the “authentic voice” of the community, have been all but eliminated in modern politics. The problem is not capitalism, but the lack of a meaningful way to act and influence others locally—namely, the absence of the intermediary social institutions of town, church, home; in a word, place.


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