The position of power should not be taken lightly as it gives one the capabilities to force a movement of change to occur. But the misconception that fame grants power have stopped progress in many ways. The public is choosing to place their voice in the hands of a select few, looking to them to speak up and be their advocates for change. Forgetting to embrace their voices and stand up for their beliefs even when it is not accepted by the populous.
This is becoming more apparent in the age of social media with the new phrase line “influencers” someone who has a lot of following and can sway the view of the public towards an idea.