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The internet's role in modern politics


Over the past few weeks, the power of the internet's rallying effect has been on vivid display in the Middle East. And in Washington, DC, the US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took up the cause of internet freedom.

The BBC's Michelle Fleury reports that Clinton warned leaders around the world of the dangers of trying to stifle it.

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