Nation Topics - Internet and New Media
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MoveOn, once the most powerful grassroots peace organization, has rendered its members voiceless on the expanding wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan. And that silence sends a message.
President Obama cracked the White House door for citizens on Thursday, and some of their questions were still bubbling up long after the first virtual town hall ended.
The tension around the pros and cons of online organizing has spurred a healthy debate in the social movement community.
Barack Obama has mobilized the most connected national constituency in history. But can he use it to govern?
In America's first Web-driven election, campaign videos made by ordinary people--not campaigns or the news media--grabbed most of the attention
Why do Internet boosters continue to confuse social networking with art?
The only one way Tuesday's vote will be protected is if citizens show up at the polls with cameras, note pads, cell phones and lawyers.
Self-appointed Internet cops are forcing accountability for the dirtiest tricks in politics.
Politics ain't beanbag, but the thuggishness of McCain and Palin and their conservative media enablers have infected our political discourse.
With a surge of angry e-mail that sent Congressional servers into meltdown, taxpayers stormed their way into the bailout debate.
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