Jimmy Morales President Media Campaign 2015: Authenticity over Experience

Jimmy Morales President Media Campaign 2015: Authenticity over Experience

Jimmy Morales, ran a successful social media campaign in 2015, primarily on the basis of the “authentic” politician. Mike Martínez SJ tracks how Morales went from professional comedian to become President of Guatemala through the highly effective use of social media. 

#HashtagActivism: The New Digital Tower of Babel?

#HashtagActivism: The New Digital Tower of Babel?

Mike Martinez S.J. explores the role of "Hashtag Activism" in the work of social justice. Are we merely building a new digital 'Tower of Babel' that will replace the way we respond to issues in 'real life'?