A New Tool For U.S. Intelligence: Google? : #NPR #thomaspmbarnett

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“U.S. intelligence officials say that in hindsight, using open sources like Facebook and Twitter could have helped them predict the uprisings that have swept the Arab world.” Ya think!?!?! Folks like Barnett have been advising this for a decade: http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/thomas_barnett_draws_a_new_map_for_peace.html

About Charlie Gleek

Ph.D. student in Comparative Studies and graduate instructor in the Department of English at Florida Atlantic University. My work takes place around intersections of postcolonial literature, quantitative literary analysis, and digital humanities.

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