How does this documentary alter your understanding of Internet?
This documentary altered my perception of the internet into a more transparent entity that has the power to make change on a number of levels. It showed me that there is a ‘community’ of people that are able to come together from their own living rooms and make a change.
How is social media used to create a community of people who share a similar interest and politics?
Social media has pages and words that help determine what sort of groups are made for you based on your likes and interests that you have let know to the particular networking platform. Joining these groups then lets you converse and engage with people who share similar interests and politics which can then lead to bigger things.
What ideas does this documentary raise in regards to designing an event that asks people to participate and become part of a community?
This documentary shows that the online platform and communities is a very powerful device that can be used to hold events all across the globe which happened much to the surprise of most of the participants of anonymous. They based the event around one particular event occurring on a particular day that hit a very strong chord with most of the anonymous community making it the success that it was.