Matthew Reddin

Looking Back at Kony2012, the Father of Modern “Clicktivism”

(detail from promotional poster for short documentary film Kony 2012)
Today, the United States takes to the polls to change our country based on a hashtag. Activism has forever changed since Kony gripped us back in 2012.   A friend on Facebook recently posted a video of a kid, crying in his parents’ car, complaining about how the kids at school bully him. Call him names. Make him sad. It’s a touching piece. But it had ... Read the full article
Matthew Reddin

Matt Reddin has been writing nonsense about film, TV, books, music, and live theatre for a touch over 20 years. He’s gone from the halcyon days of street press in Perth, to regional dailies, national magazines, and major metropolitan newspapers. Now, in between bouts of sporadically yelling at clouds, he vents his creative spleen at