Thursday, March 23, 2006

Philippine Activists Stage 'Virtual Sit-In'

A cursory search on the web for "philippine human rights" did not immediatly reveal the web site mentioned in the article.

An AP newswire article, via Yahoo! News, reports that:

Computer-savvy Philippine protesters took civil disobedience to cyberspace Thursday, launching a "virtual sit-in" campaign that urged online activists to overwhelm the police Web site with numerous hits.

Protesting alleged human rights abuses, activists calling themselves "Electronic Brigade" opened a Web site that directs visitors to the main national police site.

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