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Arun Gupta
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Arun Gupta is a regular contributor to Truthout, The Progressive, In These Times, and The Guardian. He is a co-founder of The Indypendent newspaper and The Occupied Wall Street Journal. He is also a French-trained chef, and is writing a book on the social construction of taste.

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Bitcoin Activism: How Michelle Malkin And Suey Park Found Common Cause In Hashtag Movements

(31) Comments | Posted April 17, 2014 | 5:11 PM

Suey Park is the Bitcoin of activism. Her hashtag movements are a digital phenomenon. Her value is determined by how much others buy into her. The lack of institutional backing allows her to disrupt the status quo. And just like digital currencies, hashtag activism is vulnerable to shadowy intrigues and...

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