February 13, 2008

Facebook Group Spawns Protests in 185 Cities

February 13th 2008

When Oscar Morales, an engineer from Barranquilla, Colombia, and five friends launched a Facebook group called No More FARC, they didn’t expect to create a movement. But within thirty days, their Facebook group’s 250,000 members mobilized millions of protesters.  Last week, more than 4 million Colombians marched simultaneously in 27 cities throughout the country and 104 […]