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Week 7: Government: Protests and Revolutions

Wadah Khanfar: A historic moment in the Arab world This week we read about ICTs as a vehicle for Social Movement Organizations.  We also mentioned in class the role of Facebook in the Arab Spring and the fall of Mubarak … Continue reading

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Week 2: Gatekeeping and Recommender Systems

This week in class we discussed Gatekeeping.  Eli Pariser’s Ted Talk (found below) focuses on how so much of what we do online passes through Gatekeepers, so we may not be shown the content for which we are looking.  When … Continue reading

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