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Session 8: Digital Activism and Democracy

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I.  Blogs/Twitter




II. DigiActive and Digital Activism


  • Readings & Video - thoughts & questions
    • What is digital activism?
    • Digital activism in Zimbabwe and Burma
    • Digital activism VS digital resistance


  • The Mobile Revolution and Activism (Video)
  • Introduction to DigiActive and Digital Activism (Video)




  • Forthcoming: DigiActive - Twitter Strategy Guide (March 15, 2009)



III. Class Excercise


  • Design and launch a Facebook campaign



IV.  YouthMap


  • Work on projects



V.  Next Session


  • Introduction to Civil Resistance
  • Documentary: "Bringing Down a Dictator"
  • Bloggers



VI.  Notes