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20 million people are dying from starvation, and you can help them with clicktivism

[CN: Famine, existential futility, genocide, Trump] It’s a cliche that when something bad happens to black/brown people, western mass media’s level of coverage is crap. The first time I remember being shocked by this is in 1997, when the newspaper was plastered with coverage of Princess Diana’s death/funeral. The Rais massacre of 400 people in Algeria that happened at the same time made page 1 of the world news section which due to the funeral coverage got pretty trashed that edition. I remember thinking: weren’t they embarrassed about being so blatant about it? But news publishers often know their audience […]

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