From Gaming To Protesting, Social Media For Social Change Reigned In 2011

The year 2011 undoubtedly saw its fair share of tragedy and strife. From colossal natural disasters in Asia and the United States to riots in the United Kingdom to a depressing global economy, lives have been lost and hopes have been tarnished.

 

However, this year may go down in history as the point in time when the world fell apart, while learning how to put itself back together. In spite of all the turmoil that has transpired, 2011 has ushered in significant social change. Click through some of the top social good trends of the year, in no particular order.