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'Fightback' - new book of eye witness accounts of recent protests

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'Fightback' - new book of eye witness accounts of recent protests

Andreas Whittam Smith: 'Protests can't just be dismissed as 'student politics'. He argues that social media make possible a grassroots democracy that has never been available before. Its power is very great and politicians haven't yet understood the changes - or the links between kettling - and the responses of repressive regimes to recent democratic revolutions driven by young people elsewhere.

http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/commentators/andreas-whittam-smith/andreas-whittam-smith-protests-that-cant-just-be-dismissed-as-student-politics-2223728.html

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