Meg - Twitter Data and Hope
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Meg - Twitter Data and Hope
This collection is focused on gathering information regarding the manners in which the social media platform, Twitter, has been used as a tool in the aftermath of the disasters.  Thus far the concentration of the usage has been geared towards using Twitter as way of gathering volunteers, spreading knowledge, providing hope, mini activism, and overall, helping others.
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Personal messages from Japan | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Published 10/25/11 person AZ Website http://www.flickr.com/photos/twitteroffice/5885172082/

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A Twitter-sourced Charity Book-Quakebook

Published 03/15/11 person Mari Hattori Fujiwara Website http://www.quakebook.org/

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Japan earthquake: Reaction to Japan earthquake, tsunami spreads on Twitter - Los Angeles Times

Published 03/11/11 person TW Website http://articles.latimes.com/2011/mar/11/world/la-fg-japan-quake-twitter-20110312

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Twitter Reacts To Massive Quake, Tsunami In Japan

Published 03/11/11 person TW Website http://mashable.com/2011/03/11/japan-tsunami/

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Twitterブログ: 東北地方太平洋沖地震に関して

Published 03/12/11 person TW Website http://blog.jp.twitter.com/2011/03/blog-post_12.html

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Aflac Dumps Duck Voice Actor For Tasteless Japan Tweets - CNBC

Published 03/14/11 person TW Website http://www.cnbc.com/id/42077569/

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Japan, the Twitter nation | The Japan Times Online

Published 05/18/11 person Ted Gilman Website http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/nc20110518aa.html

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BBC News - Japan switches on Ohi nuclear reactor amid protests

Published 07/01/12 person IA bot Website http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18662892

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Technolog from msnbc.com - Videos: Japan tweets spread post-Earthquake

Published 11/04/11 person TN Website http://technolog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/06/30/6982323-videos-japan-tweets-spread-post-earthquake

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‪Twitter in Japan‬‏ - YouTube

Published 06/14/11 person AZ Website http://www.youtube.com/watch

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@shun1sta best tweets

Published 03/27/12 person KH Website http://es.favstar.fm/users/shun1sta

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Twitter、今夏の電力不足対策に役立つTwitterアカウントやハッシュタグを特集

Twitter、今夏の電力不足対策に役立つTwitterアカウントやハッシュタグを特集

Published 07/05/11 person RBB TODAY Headline http://agora.ex.nii.ac.jp/earthquake/201103-eastjapan/311memories/

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Twitterが募金受け付けスタート 「#hope4japan」

Twitterが募金受け付けスタート 「#hope4japan」

Published 03/20/11 person ITmediaニュース Headline http://agora.ex.nii.ac.jp/earthquake/201103-eastjapan/311memories/

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Twitter CEOのコストロ氏来日、「Twitterが距離を近づける」

Twitter CEOのコストロ氏来日、「Twitterが距離を近づける」

Published 04/16/12 person @IT Headline http://agora.ex.nii.ac.jp/earthquake/201103-eastjapan/311memories/

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節電徹底へ「ヤシマ作戦」賛同者がTwitterで広がる

節電徹底へ「ヤシマ作戦」賛同者がTwitterで広がる

Published 03/12/11 person ITmediaニュース Headline http://agora.ex.nii.ac.jp/earthquake/201103-eastjapan/311memories/

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Hundreds of volunteers flock to urban shelter

Hundreds of volunteers flock to urban shelter

Published 03/28/11 person Asahi Asia & Japan Watch Article

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Elusive writer becomes man of the hour with quake book

Elusive writer becomes man of the hour with quake book

Published 04/05/11 person By SOPHIE KNIGHT / Staff Writer Article

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Tweeting 'slacktivists' could create true social change

Tweeting 'slacktivists' could create true social change

Published 04/20/11 person By SATOSHI HAMANO / Special to the Asahi Shimbun Article

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Anti-nuclear protests take on a 'hyper-cute' look

Anti-nuclear protests take on a 'hyper-cute' look

Published 03/10/12 person By KOTARO KONDO / Staff Writer Article

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Overseas bloggers get the real story out from quake-hit region

Overseas bloggers get the real story out from quake-hit region

Published 05/09/12 person By SHIGEKI TOSA/ Staff Writer Article

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Government's move to monitor online sparks public outcry

Published 08/24/11 person By KAZUYO NAKAMURA / Staff Writer Article

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Musician plans rock festival in disaster-hit hometown

Musician plans rock festival in disaster-hit hometown

Published 08/23/11 person By CHIKAKO NUMATA / Staff Writer Article

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6 Tokyo Tweeters who kept the city informed: Joseph Tame - Time Out Tokyo

Published 03/18/11 person KH Website http://www.timeout.jp/en/tokyo/feature/2596

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Hope dwindles one week after disasters in Japan - USATODAY.com

Published 09/24/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/world/2011-03-18-quakenews18_ST_N.htm

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Amid Shortages, a Surplus of Hope - NYTimes.com (Live link)

Published 09/24/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/17/opinion/17Murakami.html?_r=0

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6 Tokyo Tweeters who kept the city informed - Time Out Tokyo

Published 09/24/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.timeout.jp/en/tokyo/feature/2594

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Mixi spokesman gives views on Facebook, Twitter

Published 09/24/13 person 1923 seminar Website

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Do you use Twitter? ‹ Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

Published 09/24/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.japantoday.com/category/poll/view/do-you-use-twitter

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Gov't denies online, Twitter censorship over nuclear crisis ‹ Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

Published 09/24/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.japantoday.com/category/national/view/japanese-govt-denies-online-twitter-censorship-over-nuclear-crisis

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japan-considers-using-social-networks-in-disaster-situations-415x260.jpeg

japan-considers-using-social-networks-in-disaster-situations-415x260.jpeg

Published 09/25/13 person 1923 seminar Image http://cdn.japandailypress.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/japan-considers-using-social-networks-in-disaster-situations-415x26...

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Published 10/14/13 person 1923 seminar Image http://adambarrell.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/twitter-advertising.jpg

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A city between hope and fear

A city between hope and fear

Published 10/16/13 person 1923 seminar Image http://www.flickr.com/photos/josmecklenfeld/5529530021/

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Twitter in Japan

Twitter in Japan

Published 10/16/13 person 1923 seminar Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNkWgbSVmfs&feature=youtube_gdata_player

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Charlie Brooker on the Media's Japan coverage.

Charlie Brooker on the Media's Japan coverage.

Published 10/22/13 person 1923 seminar Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVWhZ_qGD7g&feature=youtube_gdata_player

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Japan Society: A Brief History of Social Media In Japan

Published 10/23/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://japansocietyny.blogspot.com/2013/10/a-brief-history-of-social-media-in-japan.html

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A Visual History of Twitter (Social Media Infographics)

Published 10/29/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.designinfographics.com/social-media-infographics/a-visual-history-of-twitter

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Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief | Fundraising Event on Crowdrise

Published 10/30/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.crowdrise.com/hopeforjapan

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A Japanese data center survival guide | Datacenter Dynamics

Published 10/30/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.datacenterdynamics.com/focus/archive/2013/10/japanese-data-center-survival-guide

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Japan Tests Twitter As An Emergency Notification Service

Published 10/30/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.hashtags.org/platforms/twitter/japan-tests-twitter-as-an-emergency-notification-service/

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Published 10/31/13 person 1923 seminar Image https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-KpGAjO9rh64/TXqvM6gq09I/AAAAAAAAFH0/H-BTeXAEjTA/s1600/japan-earthquake-fireball.jpg

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Published 10/31/13 person 1923 seminar Image http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/photogallery/2011/04japan/1.jpg

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Social Media, Information and Political Activism in Japan’s 3.11 Crisis 日本の3・11危機における一般社会メディア、情報、政治運動 :: JapanFocus

Published 06/11/12 person 1923 seminar Website http://japanfocus.org/-Nishimura-Keiko/3762

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Science and the social media | EARTH Magazine

Published 11/14/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.earthmagazine.org/article/science-and-social-media

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'Family Guy' writer Alec Sulkin joins 50 Cent, Gottfried on the insensitive Japan quake tweet list

Published 11/18/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.ibtimes.com/family-guy-writer-alec-sulkin-joins-50-cent-gottfried-insensitive-japan-quake-tweet-list-551418

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▶ Too Soon Gilbert Gottfried from GilbertGottfried, Funny Or Die, Chad Carter, Ryan Perez, NickCorirossi, Brian Lane, Charles Ingram, Ally Hord, BoTown Sound, Laurel_Pochucha, Genevieve_mua, and Live Funny or Die

Published 11/18/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/577ac04770/too-soon-gilbert-gottfried?rel=player

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Most High Tech Countries - Top Ten List - TheTopTens.com

Published 11/19/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.thetoptens.com/high-tech-countries/

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Twitter: the People's Network.: EBSCOhost

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://web.ebscohost.com.ezp-prod1.hul.harvard.edu/ehost/pdfviewer/pdfviewer?sid=f16c610e-a9b3-460e-9739-bd810c89daaa@session...

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Fukushima Residents Seek Answers Amid Mixed Signals From Media, TEPCO and Government. Report from the Radiation Exclusion Zone  福島県民、マスコミ・東京電力・政府からの交錯する信号の中で答を模索−−自主避難要請区域よりの報告 :: Japan Focus

Published 05/16/11 person 1923 seminar Website http://japanfocus.org/-Makiko-Segawa/3516

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Social Media, Information and Political Activism in Japan’s 3.11 Crisis  日本の3・11危機における一般社会メディア、情報、政治運動 :: JapanFocus

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.japanfocus.org/-nishimura-keiko/3762

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Japan Passes Law To Cleanse Internet Of "Bad" Fukushima Radiation News - Jersey City Civil Rights | Examiner.com

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.examiner.com/article/japan-passes-law-to-cleanse-internet-of-bad-fukushima-radiation-news

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Tweeting 'slacktivists' could create true social change - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://ajw.asahi.com/article/0311disaster/opinion/AJ201104204252

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Musician plans rock festival in disaster-hit hometown - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://ajw.asahi.com/article/0311disaster/recovery/AJ201108186736

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Governments move to monitor online sparks public outcry - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://ajw.asahi.com/article/0311disaster/fukushima/AJ201108116035

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Overseas bloggers get the real story out from quake-hit region - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://ajw.asahi.com/article/behind_news/people/aj201205090039

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Hundreds of volunteers flock to urban shelter - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://ajw.asahi.com/article/0311disaster/fukushima/AJ201103283509

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Oaktree | The new activism or socially conscious slacking?

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.oaktree.org/new_activism_or_socially_conscious_slacking

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Slacktivism - campaign killer or campaign thriller? - Reason Digital

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.reasondigital.com/blog/158/Slacktivism---campaign-killer-or-campaign-thriller/

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'Slacktivism' vs 'snarktivism': how do you take your online activism?

Published 11/20/13 person 1923 seminar Website https://theconversation.com/slacktivism-vs-snarktivism-how-do-you-take-your-online-activism-13180

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***Social media use and goals after the Great East Japan Earthquake | Jung | First Monday

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://firstmonday.org/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/4071/3285

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***MySecureCyberspace: Trends in Social Media: Use in Natural Disasters

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.mysecurecyberspace.com/articles/classroom/trends-in-social-media-use-in-natural-disasters.html

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****After disasters, social media struggles to keep up with expectations | The Daily Caller

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://dailycaller.com/2011/08/26/after-disasters-social-media-struggles-to-keep-up-with-expectations/

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***Dealing with disaster: how social media is helping save the world | News | TechRadar

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.techradar.com/news/internet/dealing-with-disaster-how-social-media-is-helping-save-the-world-1203809?src=rss

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***How Is Twitter Being Used During Disasters? [STUDY] - AllTwitter

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.mediabistro.com/alltwitter/twitter-used-during-disasters_b23060

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Regional Analysis of User Interactions on Social Media in Times of Disaster

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www2013.wwwconference.org/companion/p235.pdf

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Twitter for Emergency Management and Mitigation

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://denman-mills.net/web_documents/jips_mills.etal._2009.07.22_finalsubmission.pdf

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Could lead to people relying more on their virtual communities and less on government

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.fema.gov/pdf/about/programs/oppa/technology_dev_ paper.pdf

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Utilization of Social Media in the Easy Japan Earthquake and Tsunami and Its Effectiveness

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.jsnds.org/contents/jnds/34_1_1.pdf

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**Twitter And Natural Disasters: Crisis Communication Lessons From The Japan Tsunami - Medical News Today

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/222619.php

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How might we improve the way citizens and governments interact? - Submission - Micro Debate: A Conflict Resolution-based Engagement Tool for Youth

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://opengov.newschallenge.org/open/open-government/submission/micro-debate-a-conflict-resolution-based-engagement-tool-for...

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Trusting Tweets

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.iscramlive.org/ISCRAM2012/proceedings/112.pdf

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Japan, the “Twitter Nation,” Shatters Twitter Record Yet Again | Skeptikai

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://skeptikai.com/2012/01/17/japan-the-twitter-nation-shatters-twitter-record-yet-again/

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Worst Twitter campaign ever? Microsoft uses Japanese disaster to boost Bing. | Computerworld Blogs

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://blogs.computerworld.com/17968/worst_twitter_campaign_ever_microsoft_uses_japanese_disaster_to_boost_bing

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Tool to organize resources

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://crystalwashington.com/the-role-of-social-media-during-natural-disasters/

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Social Media in the Disaster Cycle - Useful Tools or Mass Distraction

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://swfound.org/media/119739/IAC-13.E5.5.3_NA.pdf

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****Social media's crucial role in disaster relief efforts | Guardian Sustainable Business | Guardian Professional

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/social-media-hurricane-sandy-emergency-planners

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When disaster struck Japan, Google and Twitter became tech first responders - San Jose Mercury News

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_21870944/when-disaster-struck-japan-google-and-twitter-became

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Twitter, Facebook Become Vital During Japan Earthquake

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/03/11/twitter-facebook-become-v_n_834767.html

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Microblogging - more than fun?

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://lamp.tu-graz.ac.at/~i203/ebner/publication/08_mobillearn.pdf

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Tweet, Tweet, Retweet: Conversational Aspects of Retweeting on Twitter

Published 12/03/13 person 1923 seminar Website http://www.danah.org/papers/TweetTweetRetweet.pdf

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Hope this fellow is right about the reactor problems... #Japan #earthquake #reactors PureLandMountain.com http://t.co/6yarGCY via @AddThis

Published 03/14/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/5339940/status/47181026727960576

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RT @NamicoAoto: 父が明日、福島原発の応援に派遣されます。半年後定年を迎える父が自ら志願したと聞き、涙が出そうになりました。「今の対応次第で原発の未来が変わる。使命感を持っていく。」家では頼りなく感じる父ですが、私は今日程誇りに思ったことはありません。無事の帰宅を祈ります。#jishin

Published 03/14/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/116027037/status/47255047205163008

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Japan. some ways to help...http://www.style.com/stylefile/2011/03/japan-some-ways-to-help/ #japan #helpjapan

Published 03/14/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/47097186/status/47304515069804544

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What is the government hiding something? We need to trust government. So please don''t lie. Please share information openly. please. #Japan

Published 03/15/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/222533264/status/47560378464477184

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A city between hope and fear #Tokyo #Japan #photography #Flickr http://flic.kr/p/9qChCv

Published 03/15/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/100129349/status/47741359532154880

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RT @AvrilLavigne: RT @trevor_neilson: Second, please encourage your friends to Text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation to #Japan

Published 03/16/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/102840940/status/48019846251806720

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@TimmyDaly Thank you so much for tweeting about JAPAN. Actually, you encourage me a lot. #helpjapan #prayforjapan #jishin

Published 03/16/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/107304597/status/48218808325910528

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How fortunate to have more warm messages/support from worldwide friends via multiple social media I use! #TKVM #HelpJapan #earthquake #Japan

Published 03/17/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/114372944/status/48330586267451392

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a couple updates about the situation here: http://gus-goes-east.blogspot.com/ #Japan

Published 03/17/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/25700986/status/48405097268518912

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The guys up in #Tokyo just reported a rather strong aftershock. Hope you guys are all okay.

Published 03/19/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/12867316/status/49048123754020864

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BBC News - Japan switches on Ohi nuclear reactor amid protests

Published 07/01/12 person IA bot Website http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18662892

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What Have They Done to the Rain | http://t.co/OZw63Tvu http://t.co/GxubifDx #Fukushima #LIES #Government

Published 10/18/11 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/111445563/status/126444568982982657

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#Censorship█████████of█████████ #Fukushima █████████ #Nuclear █████████ #World █████████ #Disaster █████████ #SOPABlackout #J18 #SOPA #OWS

Published 01/17/12 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/320059456/status/159220861902131201

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#nuclear Japanese Government Hid Reports To Promote Restarting Nuclear Reactors: The government withh... http://t.co/ChUcneZQ #fukushima

Published 01/23/12 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/272701723/status/161438440339148800

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薬剤師さんが不足しています。岩手県岩手郡葛巻町の薬剤師さんの求人募集 → http://t.co/kwTZCLMQ #iwate #iwategunkuzumakimachi #薬剤師 #yakuzaishi

Published 02/23/12 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/413887776/status/172784825072230400

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#Fukushima: 1yr after,still uninhabitable!!!.Lesson is we can not rely on scientific decisions without sociological considerations #Disaster

Published 02/29/12 person Unknown Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/277134175/status/174832039634280448

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Social Media, Information and Political Activism in Japan’s 3.11 Crisis 日本の3・11危機における一般社会メディア、情報、政治運動 :: JapanFocus

Published 06/11/12 person 1923 seminar Website http://japanfocus.org/-Nishimura-Keiko/3762

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Twitter、今夏の電力不足対策に役立つTwitterアカウントやハッシュタグを特集
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Twitterが募金受け付けスタート 「#hope4japan」
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Twitter CEOのコストロ氏来日、「Twitterが距離を近づける」
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節電徹底へ「ヤシマ作戦」賛同者がTwitterで広がる
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Hundreds of volunteers flock to urban shelter
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Elusive writer becomes man of the hour with quake book
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Tweeting 'slacktivists' could create true social change
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Anti-nuclear protests take on a 'hyper-cute' look
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Overseas bloggers get the real story out from quake-hit region
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Musician plans rock festival in disaster-hit hometown
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A city between hope and fear
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Twitter in Japan
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Charlie Brooker on the Media's Japan coverage.
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Meg - Twitter Data and Hope
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This collection is focused on gathering information regarding the manners in which the social media platform, Twitter, has been used as a tool in the aftermath of the disasters.  Thus far the concentration of the usage has been geared towards using Twitter as way of gathering volunteers, spreading knowledge, providing hope, mini activism, and overall, helping others.
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