super easy discussion based on a ted talk!!!

To continue to explore the role of social media in creating change, for this discussion, please watch the TED Talk video below and then answer the following questions.

Contribute your primary post to our discussion by Friday, 11:59 p.m. Respond to at least two of your classmates by Sunday, 11:59 p.m. In your post please answer the following questions:

1. What is Ghonim’s main argument? How did he come to argue this claim? What personal experiences led him to his conclusions?

2. Who is the intended audience of his talk? What is his purpose?

3. How do your experiences with social media reflect Ghonim’s claims, meaning, does what he inspire you?


To receive the full credit, you must submit initial response on time and respond to two of your classmates on time. Please respond in full sentences and be as detailed as possible. Your initial post should be around 300 words while your responses should be between 150-200 words and go beyond “I agree/disagree.”

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I look forward to your responses!

Happy Writing,


you won’t even need to do the reply to the other students, I will take care of that.