The Revolution Will Not Be Digitized
How the Internet helps Iran silence activists.
Correction, June 26, 2009: This piece originally misidentified a Twitter user as persianwiki. The correct username is persiankiwi. ( Return to corrected sentence.)
Farhad Manjoo is Slate's technology columnist and the author of True Enough: Learning To Live in a Post-Fact Society. You can email him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter.
Photograph of an Iranian woman demonstrator by Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images.