“Twitter was our velocity, Facebook our formal organization and YouTube our ideological reinforcement."
Student activists and Mexican civil society lobby the federal government for information and action surrounding the disappearance of 43 students in Iguala, in the the state of Guerrero. The #yosoy132 slogan has been conceived as a denunciation of the current lack of government responsiveness. The TNGO Initiative is currently researching similar virtual social movements and digital NGO platforms. Click here for full article by Rafael Fernandez de Castro