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Twitter Weaponized: Al-Shabaab and the Latest Offensive in “Social” War



Link: Twitter Weaponized: Al-Shabaab and the Latest Offensive in “Social” War — BagNews

What the militant’s are attempting to leverage through the digital medium is that emotional terror algorhthym in which perception becomes reality. Along those lines, it’s an extremely effective photo, right down to its caption:

A return of the crusades, but the cross could not save him from the sword.”