Tuesday, February 11
Internet brings together Americans against war
Duncan Campbell in Los Angeles, The Guardian, February 11, 2003
This Saturday hundreds of thousands of Americans will be protesting in the streets against the possibility of war in Iraq and bombarding politicians with their views.
One of the key organisations coordinating the protests is the brainchild of two Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who saw the internet as a way of channeling political protest.
MoveOn was started in 1998 by Joan Blades and Wes Boyd, two software entrepreneurs who .[...]