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The Future of Direct Activism in the Digital Age

Climbing a smokestack or chaining yourself to a tree is so 20th century (though still awesome!). What can civil disobedience and non-violent direct action look like online? From Aaron Swartz's freeing of information to a whistleblower like Edward Snowden to Anonymous-style hacking, we'll examine how different actors are showing the way forward, and explore where the activist community can go in this area.

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Benjamin Simon, Mobilisation Campaigner, Greenpeace

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