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Andrew Sullivan, retweeting the revolution, day 7.

There Will Be Blood: An interview with a journalist in Tehran.

Video of the Basij shooting into a crowd, causing at least one protester to go down.

“This is the first revolution that has been catapulted onto a global stage and transformed by social media.” From TED‘s Q&A with Clay Shirky on Twitter and Iran.

Anonymous Iran is up and running.


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