Indians, as well as Brazilians, Russians and Chinese are spending more time online, on their phones. And when we talk about the role that the Internet plays in the lives of individuals, the economic adversities of these countries coupled with its tendency to self humor has created an environment where creativity flows in the form of memes. In places like China, Uganda, Mexico, and even the United States, memes can fuse new narratives in society and influence media discourse in powerful ways. Activists utilize their power to draw attention and build communities around issues that might otherwise be ignored or censored. Internet memes represent aRead More →