What are the main characteristics of transnational social movements? In what ways have social movements changed in the global age? How does technological innovation support this change?
Focus your answer on transnational social movements: global feminism.
Transnational social movements refer to a group of people with followers in more than one nation that are committed towards a give cause of action. Significant examples include the movement against genetically modified organism, use of Artificial Intelligence in health sector, feminism, human rights among others. They’re often characterized with an organizational structure that exist in each country or people that are involved in such activities. Most social movements have change tremendously especially with advancement in technology. Some of such activities are done through various platforms of the internet through mobilization and communication that reaches a global scope easily and quickly. In global feminism, the movements have their social media handles where they convey information concerning their conventions and any significant message therewith.