Silence is Violence… or Is It?
Christina M. Holt
This research was done to see how exactly influencers impacted the #MeToo movement as well as how it impacted normal people. The information in the feature article addresses how it became a movement as well as how it has impacted dealing with acts of sexual violence.
The article addresses how influencers have used their abilities for something good like a social movement as well as the trickle down effect that the use of #MeToo by influencers to normal people.
Statistics–like those from http://www.rainn.org/statistics/victims-sexual-violence.–and information gathered from an interview were used throughout the feature article to provide evidence supporting the idea that influencers helped promote the social movement.
The feature article supports the idea that influencers have the power to promote social changes through movements like #MeToo which help normal everyday people, shown in figure one.