Category Archives: GetUp!

Questions of #power… #NET102

We have started to look at the topics we’ve covered over the last 6 weeks on deeper levels. ‘Power and Economy’ is the first theme – really, quite pertinent as I have decided to focus my final essay for this … Continue reading

Posted in #NET102, Australian Government, Australian Politics, Citizen Journalism, Collective Action, Everyday Life, Freedom of Speech, GetUp!, Internet, New media, Perceptions of Power, Political Blogging, Political Media, Political Participation, Power, Social Media, The Fifth Estate | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Australian political web sites – what involvment is encouraged or enabled? #NET102

TUTOR: Looking at the political sites listed in the study package, select two to visit. What type of political involvement do they encourage or enable? MY RESPONSE: GetUp! An organisation consisting of a community of Australians who wish for their … Continue reading

Posted in #NET102, Advocacy, Amnesty International (Australia), Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (Australia), Asylum Seekers, Australian Government, Australian Politics, Electronic Frontier Foundation, GetUp!, Grassroots, Greenpeace (Australia), Lobbying, Medicins San Frontieres (Australia), Political Media, Power, Press Release, Wayback Machine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment