Known as the Facebook page of Syrian Revolution 2011.
Mainstream, new media became increasingly reliant on citizen journalism due to state-imposed media blackout.
-It is bridging the gap between what activists are doing on the ground and the classic media
Facebook, YouTube and Twitter emerged as a motor of regime-changing protests in Egypt and Tunisia, and have since been a source of information on demonstrations and killings in Syria for citizens and journalists alike.
It provides as a voice for thousands of Syrians citizens.
A major role citizen journalism is playing is that it is magnifying the dispossession and despair of those who cannot speak