The rise of the wokefluencer

Published September 22, 2020


GQ quotes Monica Stephens, in a story that takes a critical look at the efforts that social media influencers — who typically use photos of themselves to attract followers and market products and lifestyles — are making to post content in support of Black Lives Matter, and how audiences often perceive that content to be insincere and self-serving.









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