PBS: 'Social Networks and ... Genocide'
From PBS Engage, 18 February 2008:
The group … uses social networking to call its members to action. A
targeted campaign of FacebookFacebook is a social network encouraging real identity — each user has a single account under their full, real name. Facebook began among US college students but has quickly expanded to people of all ages around the world. messages in Indiana netted a large number
of students willing to call Sen. Richard Lugar’s top donors (a list of
which was uploaded from opensecrets.org) and ask them to pressure the
senator to approve a bill on Darfur he was holding in his committee.