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Young Israelis Fight Hashtag Battle to Defend #IsraelUnderFire [includes VIDEO]

NEW YORK TIMES by Robert Mackey July 15, 2014 Confronted with an outpouring of sympathy on social networks for Palestinians killed or wounded in Gaza in an eight-day military confrontation, a group of young Israelis is pushing back, using the … Continue reading

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Why Terrorists Love Twitter. A Q&A with a leading scholar on terrorism and media

NATIONAL JOURNAL by Laura Ryan June 2, 2014 “Try to think like a terrorist for a second. Would you like to get—free-of-charge—satellite services? Of course, you would,” says Gabriel Weimann. “Now think about Google Earth.” Indeed, it was Google Earth … Continue reading

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