The Movement

After 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot six times by a cop in Ferguson, Missouri, residents took to the streets in protests—and shared photos and video of the police response on Twitter. (peoplesworld / Flickr / Creative Commons)

#BlackTwitter and the Revolutionary Power of Horizontal Networks

The online reaction to Ferguson shows the importance of 'mass self-communication' that isn't controlled by government or corporations. more

BY Susan J. Douglas