Yesterday, I wrote about some interesting facts that Facebook posted on their campaign, today I am here again in front of you people. But this time, I will cover the Top 10 Facebook’s Most Talked Topics in 2015.
In general, we live in a universe where good and bad deeds are partner together. But sometimes we take the bad deeds more seriously than the good we have seen during our lifespan. Facebook Top Ten Topic campaign showed us how we have passed the “Year 2015.” Here are the Top 10 Facebook’s Most Talked Topics in 2015:
CHARLESTON SHOOTING & FLAG DEBATE
On June 17, 2015, a gunman killed nine people at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, allegedly motivated by white supremacy beliefs. When photos of the suspect posing with the Confederate Flag were discovered.
The death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray after injuries he sustained in police custody in April spurred two weeks of protests in downtown Baltimore. The incident reignited the ongoing debate about policing and became another point of focus for the Black Lives Matter movement.
CHARLIE HEBDO ATTACK
On January 7, 2015, two gunmen killed 12 people and injured 11 others at the offices of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris.
FIGHT AGAINST ISIS
As the fight against ISIS continued in 2015, people on Facebook turned to friends and news organizations to help them understand what was going on.
Advocates of marriage equality around the world celebrated landmark victories in 2015. In May, Ireland became the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage through a popular vote.
GREEK DEBT CRISIS
The world’s eyes were on Greece this year after Alexis Tsipras was elected prime minister on an anti-austerity platform. In June, a majority of Greeks voted against a renegotiated bailout agreement, raising questions about whether Greece would remain in the Eurozone or “Grexit.”
On April 25, 2015, a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck Nepal, killing more than 8,800 people and displacing millions of others.
SYRIAN CIVIL WAR AND REFUGEE CRISIS
The Syrian conflict has been ongoing since 2011, with the magnitude only growing. The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees estimates there are more than 4.1 million registered Syrian refugees.
On the night of November 13, terrorists coordinated a series of attacks in Paris that shook the nation and the world.
US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION
Even a year before US voters go to the polls, the race for the 2016 Presidential Election was a huge point of global conversation in 2015. From campaign announcements to debate performances, the candidates made headlines throughout the year.