10 Powerful Hashtag Campaigns of 2014, Because It Was A Busy Year For Social Justice And Social Media
If there's one way to summarize a movement that happened in 2014, it's with a #hashtag. Social media has made a way for everyone, from President Obama to your next door neighbor, to say something on a global scale. There was no shortage of hashtag campaigns in 2014, and many of them inspired not only a change of perspective, but an awareness of solidarity in the face of oppression. Whether it was regarding a health, social, or political issue, hashtags were a way for people to join the conversation this year. Here are the 10 most notable hashtag campaigns of 2014 — and I bet you used at least one of them sometime in the last 12 months.