Editors’ note

Hoskins, Andrew; O'Loughlin, Ben; Richards, Barry; Seib, Philip
August 2011
Media, War & Conflict;Aug2011, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p107
Academic Journal
In this article, the authors ponders on the association between media and the uprising in Tunisia in January 2011. The authors describe the uprising in Tunisia, which is said to have been triggered by the self-immolation of Tunisia President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. They consider the efforts of the media to report the Tunisia demonstrations, along with the use of social networking sites. They note that repression will not remain invisible with the presented of Facebook, YouTube and other media.


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