But the world has changed, and citizens these days have options. Clamp down on the traditional mass media, and folks have alternatives beyond the old hand-cranked mimeograph, samizdat model. Who needs a mimeograph when you have Facebook!?
And so, the big shindig is today at noon, local time, in three dozen cities around the world. Look for your meeting place here.
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