New Media and Political Movements Worldwide

Representatives from eBay and Facebook talked about new developments in technology and how people use new media to affect change in… read more

Representatives from eBay and Facebook talked about new developments in technology and how people use new media to affect change in political conflicts. They also responded to questions from the audience.

Colin Rule talked about conflict resolution, arguing that studies should not only focus on places in conflict but also places where conflict has been resolved to see how social media has been used in that area. He characterized the current use of social media for journalism as the “wild west” of new media.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Conner, Adam Associate Manager Facebook->Privacy and Global Public Policy
  • Himelfarb, Sheldon Executive Director U.S. Institute of Peace->Innovation for Science, Technology and Peacebuilding
  • Rule, Colin Director eBay Inc->Online Dispute Resolution
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New Media and Political Movements Worldwide

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Program ID:
294416-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 9, 2010
Last Aired:
Aug 20, 2010

Airing Details

  • Jul 09, 2010 | 5:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 09, 2010 | 10:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 09, 2010 | 6:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2010 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2010 | 1:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 2010 | 5:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2010 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 2010 | 7:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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