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  •  I wonder if Internet channels dissent into chatter (0+ / 0-)

    ...with little effect on the powers that be, more a sedative than a powerful tool.

    •  maybe for the day-to-day, I could see that (1+ / 0-)
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      Bronx59

      but take for instance the case of Lt. John Pike. Or the Sandra Fluke/Komen Foundation multi-fiasco. Etc.

      Public shaming and ridicule are very powerful tools for the powerless, and recording technology and communications infrastructure increase their power many times over.

      Views Differ On Shape Of Planet

      by nota bene on Sat Jul 28, 2012 at 04:04:55 PM PDT

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