Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Quest For Freedom: Twitter Major Tool

Tehran's authoritarian leaders clearly were caught off-guard. They had managed to take down the telephone system opposition supporters used for texting but for some reason were slow to eliminate other social media. As open defiance of the election results broke out, citizen journalists used new media to spread the word. And the whole Web was watching. Full Story by James S Robbins Washington Times

And at our Watercooler blog, breaking news about the arrest of 16 Iranian Revolutionary Guard officers for pro-dissident sympathies:
Washington Times Water Cooler Blog

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