Like ‘politically correct‘ before it, for some ‘wokeness‘ has become a pejorative term … a dig against those who claim ‘consciousness’.
It’s easy to tweet a hashtag, to post a photo or use an emoji to make us feel we’ve done our part.
And it’s fashionable now to declare our self-awareness to the world.
‘You wear your woke badge like a new pair of sneakers’
‘This snowflake generation is so precious’
This short video explores some of the issues and whether they matter.