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CONTENT (MEDIA) How far does the internet promote political activism ?

Gist of Video :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uk8x3V-sUgU&feature=related

The government’s use of the internet to quash dissenters (e.g. China, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Iran)

Despite the cyber-utopian view that increased connectivity makes democratisation inevitable, political activity online is still far less extensive compared to the use of the internet to socialise or get entertainment

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