Summary Of Small Change By Malcolm Gladwell

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Throughout “Small Change,” Malcolm Gladwell describes how the civil rights movement have changed. He introduces the traditional activism at the beginning of the essay. Then, he briefly introduces one example of reinvented social activism. The author shows social changes by using social media, such as Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. The author points out that unlike traditional activism, recent social activism is empowered by social media and leads to unexpected results because they can easily unite people together for a cause. However, the author also argues that there are several drawbacks and contradiction. Unlike traditional activism, which is based on strong-tie relationship between ‘friends,’ recent social activism is based on weak-tie

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