Archive for March 30th, 2015

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    Hollaback: Mapping for Social Justice

    Throughout history maps have been used and utilised as tools by those in power. The first world map was created in 1569 by a flemish cartographer named Gerardus Mercator, which inaccurately depicted Europe as larger and central compared to other countries such as Africa which were made to seem smaller. Not only did these warped …