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Digital Defamation

A young opposition activist in Burma (also¬†known as Myanmar) has recently been arrested and charged with “defamation” after she made a satirical post on Facebook mocking the country’s new military uniforms. The post by activist Chaw Sandi Tun compared¬†the uniforms … Continue reading

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Blogs and Bullets, New Media in Contentious Politics (book review)

The report Blogs and Bullets, New Media in Contentious Politics focuses on the influence of new media over political movements. Its authors try to have a disenchanted look on the then (in 2010) fairly new phenomenon, keeping a clear distance … Continue reading

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