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Ohio County Volunteer Recovery Team helped expedite tornado relief

Ohio County Volunteer Recovery Team helped expedite tornado relief

In the destructive aftermath of the EF-4 tornado, volunteers began gathering when the sun rose Dec. 11, 2021, at Brown’s Farm Fresh Produce on Kentucky 69, just north of Hartford. It became the makeshift base of a major volunteer effort that would become the Ohio County Long-Term Recovery Team. Matthew Sickling, the team’s general manager, …

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Digital activism: Research shows the internet has helped urban women in Ghana and Nigeria make their voices heard

Digital activism: Research shows the internet has helped urban women in Ghana and Nigeria make their voices heard

Information technology and the Internet have proven to be a powerful force in creating collective action groups and mobilizing communities of protesters. Among the main advantages of digital and online activism are its increasing accessibility (relatively inexpensive and easy to use), its speed and its ability to reach large numbers of people around the world. …

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