Friday, 18 November 2011

The Revolution Will Be Tweeted

Since Tahrir Square 2011 has been a year of Internet enabled revolutions.  Recent events in Occupy movement in London and New York show that this has become global, with a new generation of protests using Twitter to communicate and coordinate.  These maps show mobile twitter distributions during major recent protests.

London during recent student protest against cuts, the line of tweets show the route of the march

General Assembly After NYPC cleared protesters from Zuccotti Park

Mass protest taking control of Brooklyn Bridge

Nov 18 2011 mass protest collecting at Tahrir Square

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