"All too often, we see protesters or rebels as just a person carrying a sign or a gun, but we don’t know what motivates them and what they hope to accomplish. By connecting my followers with them, I hope they get to see the world through their eyes, even if it’s just for a few moments." -
NPR’s Arab Spring storyteller Andy Carvin talks about how he collects, shares and verifies information on Twitter in real time, the differences between Egypt and Libya and why it’s fair to criticize his work.
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