SOCIAL MEDIA AS A CATALYST IN THE EGYPTIAN UNREST Lt Col Sushil Pradhan
SOCIAL MEDIA AS A CATALYST IN THE EGYPTIAN UNREST
<ul><li>Genesis of the movement. </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media mobilizes the protestors. </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media- ...
GENESIS OF THE MOVEMENT <ul><li>Dictatorial democracy. </li></ul><ul><li>No term limit on rule. </li></ul><ul><li>Muslim B...
SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul>
 
 
SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism on the Internet. </...
 
 
SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism on the Internet. </...
 
SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism on the Internet. </...
SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets.  </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling.  </li></ul><u...
 
SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets.  </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling.  </li></ul><u...
 
SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets.  </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling.  </li></ul><u...
 
SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets.  </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling.  </li></ul><u...
 
A PORTEND OF THE FUTURE OF REVOLUTIONS ? <ul><li>Real Time Information.  </li></ul><ul><li>People as Information Nodes.  <...
COUNTERING SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVISM <ul><li>Shut down. </li></ul><ul><li>Int Collection. </li></ul><ul><li>Disinformation. </...
Social Media activism in India? Lt Col Sushil Pradhan
 
 
SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVISM IN INDIA <ul><li>Poor internet penetration. </li></ul><ul><li>Active and vocal mainstream media. </l...
<ul><li>“ On the Internet people are uploading and downloading ideologies. In a few years, every citizen of the world will...
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  1. 1. SOCIAL MEDIA AS A CATALYST IN THE EGYPTIAN UNREST Lt Col Sushil Pradhan
  2. 2. SOCIAL MEDIA AS A CATALYST IN THE EGYPTIAN UNREST
  3. 3. <ul><li>Genesis of the movement. </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media mobilizes the protestors. </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media- accelerating the uprising. </li></ul><ul><li>A portend of revolutions of the future? </li></ul><ul><li>Countering social media activism. </li></ul>
  4. 4. GENESIS OF THE MOVEMENT <ul><li>Dictatorial democracy. </li></ul><ul><li>No term limit on rule. </li></ul><ul><li>Muslim Brotherhood banned in 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Human Rights violations. </li></ul><ul><li>Poverty (20% BPL). </li></ul><ul><li>Economic slowdown - unemployment. </li></ul>
  5. 5. SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul>
  6. 8. SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism on the Internet. </li></ul>
  7. 11. SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism on the Internet. </li></ul><ul><li>Shaping the narrative. </li></ul><ul><li>Putting pressure on Washington. </li></ul><ul><li>Building up world-wide opinion. </li></ul><ul><li>Convergence of voice communications and social media. </li></ul>
  8. 13. SOCIAL MEDIA MOBILIZES THE PROTESTORS <ul><li>Protestors inter-connected. </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism on the Internet. </li></ul><ul><li>Shaping the narrative. </li></ul><ul><li>Putting pressure on Washington. </li></ul><ul><li>Building up world-wide opinion. </li></ul><ul><li>Convergence of voice communications and social media. </li></ul><ul><li>Voices of dissent. </li></ul>
  9. 14. SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets. </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Streaming and YouTube Videos. </li></ul>
  10. 16. SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets. </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Streaming and YouTube Videos. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Blogs. </li></ul>
  11. 18. SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets. </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Streaming and YouTube Videos. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Blogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Tumblr Curation. </li></ul>
  12. 20. SOCIAL MEDIA - ACCELERATING THE UPRISING <ul><li>Real Time Tweets. </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Storytelling. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Streaming and YouTube Videos. </li></ul><ul><li>Live Blogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Tumblr Curation. </li></ul><ul><li>Real-time Audio Updates. </li></ul>
  13. 22. A PORTEND OF THE FUTURE OF REVOLUTIONS ? <ul><li>Real Time Information. </li></ul><ul><li>People as Information Nodes. </li></ul><ul><li>Global Reach. </li></ul><ul><li>Working Around Media Censorship. </li></ul><ul><li>Tech to the Aid of Citizens. </li></ul><ul><li>Citizen Journalists. </li></ul><ul><li>Engaging the People. </li></ul><ul><li>Human Involvement. </li></ul>
  14. 23. COUNTERING SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVISM <ul><li>Shut down. </li></ul><ul><li>Int Collection. </li></ul><ul><li>Disinformation. </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring. </li></ul><ul><li>Infiltration. </li></ul>
  15. 24. Social Media activism in India? Lt Col Sushil Pradhan
  16. 27. SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVISM IN INDIA <ul><li>Poor internet penetration. </li></ul><ul><li>Active and vocal mainstream media. </li></ul><ul><li>Functional democracy. </li></ul><ul><li>However, beware of speed of (dis)information flow and rumours. </li></ul>
  17. 28. <ul><li>“ On the Internet people are uploading and downloading ideologies. In a few years, every citizen of the world will be able to compare between his country, his own government and the one next door.” </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas Freidman </li></ul>
  18. 29. THANK YOU

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