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when political movements are fueled by online activity, facebook, twitter, social media, and circumvention or liberation technology, these revolts or revolutions could be said to be internet based and so unique in world history. They all need people and revolve around real issues, but communications and connection technologies are necessary and essential elements of their success
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Girl power saves the dystopian world in Fifth Harmony's 'That's My Girl' video

Girl power saves the dystopian world in Fifth Harmony's 'That's My Girl' video | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Fifth Harmony premiere their 'That's My Girl' video.
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New Political Earthquake in Brazil: Is It Now Time for Media Outlets to Call This a “Coup”? • /r/collapse

New Political Earthquake in Brazil: Is It Now Time for Media Outlets to Call This a “Coup”? • /r/collapse | internet revolution | Scoop.it
reddit: the front page of the internet
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Of course someone's made a Keurig for weed

Of course someone's made a Keurig for weed | internet revolution | Scoop.it
We knew technology would come to this: There's now a Keurig for marijuana in the works. CannaKorp is building a machine that lets you put weed pods into a
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Australian police given powers to 'shoot first' in terrorist situations

Australian police given powers to 'shoot first' in terrorist situations | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Following the recent Paris attacks, Australian police in one state have announced new powers that will allow officers to "shoot first" when dealing with terrorists.
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People are leaving fake price tags in IKEA to call out tax avoidance

People are leaving fake price tags in IKEA to call out tax avoidance | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Some people think popular furniture store IKEA is being naughty, and not paying its proper share of tax in Australia.
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Taking Our Country Back: The Crafting of Networked Politics from Howard Dean to Barack Obama and the 2012 Elections

Program on Liberation Technology Seminar: September 27, 2012
Daniel Kreiss, Assistant Professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Anti-censorship site Greatfire.org suffers massive DDoS attack - BetaNews

Anti-censorship site Greatfire.org suffers massive DDoS attack - BetaNews | internet revolution | Scoop.it
GreatFire.org, the website with the aim of delivering uncensored news to China, has been hit by a massive DDoS attack. The attack started on March 17 but the anti-censorship site has only just gone public about it and made a call for help.
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A bug's life: Protein bar made out of crickets launches crowdfunding campaign

A bug's life: Protein bar made out of crickets launches crowdfunding campaign | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Finally, a protein bar that feeds your inner frog.
Crobar, created by marathon runner Christine Spliid, is a protein bar made out of cricket powder. In case that didn't sink in, we're talking about insects.
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Elon Musk: In the future, human-driven cars may be illegal

Elon Musk: In the future, human-driven cars may be illegal | internet revolution | Scoop.it
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The days of humans driving their own cars are numbered, accordingElon Musk The reason, he said, is advances in sensor and software technology will eventually make cars' onboard computers safer and better drivers than humans...
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Facing new test, Cuba's revolution circles back - Washington Post

Facing new test, Cuba's revolution circles back - Washington Post | internet revolution | Scoop.it
With change afoot, Cubans will be wrestling once more with the legacy and meaning of their revolution.
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How to start a revolution: belief, humour and hobbits, but no guns - The Guardian

How to start a revolution: belief, humour and hobbits, but no guns - The Guardian | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Srdja Popovic shares his guide to changing the world – explaining why jokes are more powerful than guns and revolutions can start anywhere
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Online activists challenge ISIS on social media

CNN's Atika Shubert meets a Syrian activist who is fighting ISIS on social media by showing what life is really like under the terror group.
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How The Energy Revolution Will Transform How We Live and Work - Forbes

How The Energy Revolution Will Transform How We Live and Work - Forbes | internet revolution | Scoop.it
In effect, energy is the last domino of the information age. We’re now seeing a shift from the distribution of centralized capabilities and resources to distributed capabilities and resources that are produced and accessed locally.
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Why The Renewables Revolution Is Now Unstoppable

Why The Renewables Revolution Is Now Unstoppable | internet revolution | Scoop.it
It's now possible to incorporate very large amounts of variable renewable power like solar and wind into the electric grid cost-effectively without harming reliability. Here's how.
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8 health innovations transforming women's lives around the world

8 health innovations transforming women's lives around the world | internet revolution | Scoop.it
These gadgets and innovative solutions help women tackle the global challenge of inadequate health care.
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Step into Miyazaki's world with Studio Ghibli virtual reality

Step into Miyazaki's world with Studio Ghibli virtual reality | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Prepare to be spirited away.
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We Got Scammed by Government Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan

We Got Scammed by Government Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Tom Engelhardt, billmoyers.com
This post originally appeared at Tom Dispatch.
German and US Army soldiers rush with an injured German soldier to the German Army hospital in Kunduz, north of Kabul, Afghanistan.
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Consent of the Networked: The Worldwide Struggle for Internet Freedom

Program on Liberation Technology Seminar Series: January 12, 2012
Rebecca MacKinnon, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, New America Foundation
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The MoveOn Effect: The Unexpected Transformation of American Political Advocacy

Program on Liberation Technology Seminar: October 4, 2012
Dave Karpf, Assistant Professor of Media and Public Affairs, George Washington University
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To Hell with Venezuela's Economy, Revolution Is the Regime's Only Goal - PanAm Post

To Hell with Venezuela's Economy, Revolution Is the Regime's Only Goal - PanAm Post | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Venezuela's officials are fully aware of the consequences of socialist policies, yet they continue their "revolutionary" quest in the face of economic ruin.
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War and social movements in the age of globalization - Open Democracy

War and social movements in the age of globalization - Open Democracy | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Faced
by the threat of irregular warfare by non-state transnational actors, states
have increasingly ignored the rules of war that developed for wars between
states in the nineteenth century.
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Republicans seek to push climate change off national security agenda

Republicans seek to push climate change off national security agenda | internet revolution | Scoop.it
House Republicans are seeking to cut funds from the Pentagon and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) budgets that are directed at researching the national security implications of climate change In a sweeping budget proposal rolled out on Tuesday, which...
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Meet Srdja Popovic, the secret architect of global revolution - The Guardian

Meet Srdja Popovic, the secret architect of global revolution - The Guardian | internet revolution | Scoop.it
The Serbian activist who formed the Otpor! movement in 1998 to overthrow Slobodan Milosevic has taken his philosophy of protest – laced with humour and rock’n’roll – worldwide.
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How to Subvert Social Movements: What the “Intelligence Community” is reading - Center for Research on Globalization

How to Subvert Social Movements: What the “Intelligence Community” is reading - Center for Research on Globalization | internet revolution | Scoop.it
The International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence is a “medium for professionals and scholars to exchange opinions on issues and challenges encountered by both the government and bu...
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Libya's Arab spring: the revolution that ate its children - The Guardian

Libya's Arab spring: the revolution that ate its children - The Guardian | internet revolution | Scoop.it
Four years after Muammar Gaddafi was killed, the high hopes of Libya’s activists have crumbled as Isis fills the vacuum left by scrapping militias
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