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Empowerment through Technology--the views of the activists mentioned do not necessarily reflect my own.
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11 ways to circumvent internet blockades | Radio Netherlands Worldwide

11 ways to circumvent internet blockades | Radio Netherlands Worldwide | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
Internet blockades are more the rule than the exception in non-democratic countries. But there are ways to get round them, even though no censorship circumvention tool is 100 percent safe. Rule number 1: you’re clever, but the authorities are cleverer.
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How To | Movements.org

How To | Movements.org | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
The Movements.org how-to guides identify best practices for the use of digital technologies for social change.
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Save the Planet on Your Phone: Five World-changing Apps - What's Trending - CBS News

Save the Planet on Your Phone: Five World-changing Apps - What's Trending - CBS News | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
Due to a global financial crisis and some of the worst natural disasters the world has recently endured, people and technology are changing. Thanks to a number of activism-based platforms and digital tools created to enhance social consciousness, our antennas are up, and participating in social change is as easy as touching a few buttons on our phones.
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Global Digital Activism Data Set: Infographics Omnibus | The Meta-Activism Project

Global Digital Activism Data Set: Infographics Omnibus http://t.co/HOEURiD...
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Anonymous to Attack Syrian Embassy Web Sites

Anonymous to Attack Syrian Embassy Web Sites | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
Not to be outdone by Sony hackers LulzSec, Anonymous on Friday announced plans to attack Syrian embassies around the world in response to the country's Internet takedown.
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WikiRebels: The Documentary (Full)

http://adf.ly/1GXr2 WikiLeaks has provided us all with a great deal of news of late. The videos below provide the background story to the organisation and wh...
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2011 Cause Marketing Forum, with Nancy Lublin, CEO of DoSomething.org

2011 Cause Marketing Forum, with Nancy Lublin, CEO of DoSomething.org | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
2011 Cause Marketing Forum - An Interview with Nancy Lublin, CEO & Chief Old Person of DoSomething.org. Cause Marketing Forum, a membership organization that...
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Using digital tools to build activism « Digital Social Innovation

Using digital tools to build activism « Digital Social Innovation | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
In the past, activism typically had to take place in physical spaces. However, the growth of the internet, social media and mobile technology has allowed people the world over to take part in civic action quickly and easily.
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Online Courses | TechChange | The Institute for Technology and Social Change

Online Courses | TechChange | The Institute for Technology and Social Change | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
// TechChange is radically rethinking traditional approaches to training practitioners in the use of technology for social change. That means replacing (Want to take an online course in emergency management, digital organizing or mobile & #ICT4D ?
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The joys of online activism | Jonathan Glennie | Global development | guardian.co.uk

The joys of online activism | Jonathan Glennie | Global development | guardian.co.uk | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
Jonathan Glennie: Internet campaigns can mobilise national or global pressure to call for justice and common sense in our globalising village
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NATO report threatens to 'persecute' Anonymous | thinq_

NATO leaders have been warned that WikiLeaks-loving 'hacktivist' collective Anonymous could pose a threat to member states' security, following recent attacks on the US Chamber of Commerce and defence contractor HBGary - and promise to 'persecute' its members.

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Unveillance Official Statement - Data Leakage Intelligence & Metrics

Unveillance Official Statement - Data Leakage Intelligence & Metrics | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
Over the last two weeks, my company, Unveillance, has been the target of a sophisticated group of hackers now identified as “LulzSec.” During this two week period, I was personally contacted by several members of this group who made threats against me and my company to try to obtain money as well as to force me into revealing sensitive data about my botnet intelligence that would have put many other businesses, government agencies and individuals at risk of massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks.
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Two Paradigms of Digital Activism: Empowering With Information Versus Engaging With Inspiration

Two Paradigms of Digital Activism: Empowering With Information Versus Engaging With Inspiration | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
At the recent e-STAS Symposium on Technologies for Social Action, it became evident to me that there are two dramatically different paradigms of digital...
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Anonymous claims control of Iranian gov’t servers | The Raw Story

Anonymous claims control of Iranian gov’t servers | The Raw Story | Digital Activism | Scoop.it
Anonymous claims control of Iranian gov’t servers http://t.co/1CzP42q [via @cylab] #cyberwar #hacktivism #cybersecurity...
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