Web 2.0 connects people around the globe. Web 2.0 is now a reality and keeps people in contact, establishing connections worldwide.
I think what excites me most about Web 2.0 is the power to ‘create’. My ability to express myself and voice my opinions is limitless as far as my imagination can go.
“Surely the women of America could do better than the hyenas.”
For me, the phrase Web 2.0 itself contains the excitement for the potential of a new kind of activism, spearheaded by a generation of revolutionary thinkers, utilizing the web for mass social change.
There is a woman in the Congo who cannot gather firewood without fear of attack. All she wants is to go about her daily business building fires to take care of her children. Journalists come and go.