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Protests Follow Duma Elections in Russia

At a Glance: Protests in Moscow on Sunday attracted over 5,000 people. Social Media sites ‘VKontakte‘, Facebook, and Twitter were used to spread the message of impending protests for this coming weekend. “Insight: Social media makes anti-Putin protests “snowball”” Reuters: December 7, 2011. OSCE’s broad analysis confirms bias in elections and corroborates ballot box stuffing.  … Continue reading