exercise 1.6. advertisement as a means of manipulation
understanding that a person is constantly influenced by information; develop an ability to recognize the manipulation in advertising.
exercise 1. situational exercise-discussion: how to protect teenagers from cyber-bullying?
cyberbullying case: 16-year-old mariam received a message on facebook from an unknown boy, 24-year-old gigi. gigi was asking mariam for a date every day for almost a month. finally, mariam reached out and they became friends.
exercise 1: verifying upload time of youtube video
on august 21, 2013, users uploaded several videos on youtube depicting chemical attack in syria.
exercise 2: verification of video via invid
on may 29, 2018, a ultra-nationalist facebook page iberian union published a video, titled “#occupation”, showing a muslim rally and accompanied with a xenophobic caption. iberian union labels the muslim rally in london a “weaponless occupation” and calls for georgian users of the page to resort to radical actions against foreigners. the video has 15 thousand views and 270 shares, and it was followed by xenophobic and hate speech comments from social network users.
exercise 1: where is the video filmed?
on 5 november 2016, a video was released on youtube, featuring heavy rain and strong wind. according to the description, the video was filmed in childress, texas. our objective is to verify with the help of the screenshot the place where the video was filmed and mark a concrete location on the map.