Tiananmen Square "Tank Man" (photograph taken by Jeff Widener, Associated Press)

Photographs that have Changed the World

When asked to choose a photograph that changed the world, the photo from Tiananman Square immediately came to mind. This photo was taken by Jeff Widener of the Associated Press on June 5, 1989, in Beijing’s Tiananman Square. This unknown man temporarily stops…

New Media's Impact on Society and Social Change

Welcome

This blog was created as part of Lesley Louden’s class on New Media and Social Change taught at West Valley College. In this class we will study the implications of digital photography and internet technology on society, and the use of new…