Harnessing Web Fury: #SOPA #KONY2012 and #Stephen Colbert

Check out my essay published in ReadWriteWeb

…”Nobody is arguing that digital petitions, viral videos and late-night TV will lead to American regime change. Twitter didn’t topple tyrants – protestors did. The Arab Spring wasn’t started by a tweet, but by a Tunisian – who set the desert on fire by using his flesh as kindling.”

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