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Has Malcolm Gladwell's Opinion on Social Media and the Arab Spring Changed?

Apr 11, 2012

The New Yorker writer and author Malcolm Gladwell made headlines around the Internet when his essay "Small Change: Why the revolution will not be tweeted" was published in October 2010. He argued that Internet activism diminishes in-the-streets activism. Many technology writers respectfully disagreed. He revisits the topic in this video shot in November with Ariel Levy, also a staff writer for The New Yorker. Do you think he's right?

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