Gun Violence and Global Warming: Teens Are Using TikTok to Fight Back

When no one will listen to your impassioned pleas, the next best thing is to make a funny video containing your concerns go viral

Peter Yeung
Aug 19, 2019 · 5 min read
Photo and video: Viktor Szabo/Unsplash and Joshua Mannila/TikTok, compiled by Chris Stokel-Walker

Shrill synth bleeps of British electro-pop duo La Roux’s 2009 hit ‘Bulletproof’ ring out as a tousle-haired teenager in a green…