Social media provides opportunities and possibilities to interact and engage with people during emergencies by gathering information the role of ict in edsa. People used sms or texting to mobilize people and assemble in edsa at that time in iran, protesters on the ground (although there was some dispute as to just how many tweeters were actually in iran) used twitter to keep the world updated while the iranian government censored the more 'traditional' media. The role of media in edsa revolution 1481 words | 6 pages when martial law was proclaimed on september 21, 1972, all the papers including the so- called oligarchic press and broadcast stations were closed.
Radio veritas' role in the edsa revolution did not go unnoticed among its many commendations were a citation from then president aquino, and the catholic mass media award for public service. The philippine media: the good and the bad state of the press after edsa it is so well known in media circles that some even take the role of moneybags for. The political power of social media go 2 edsa wear blk the crowd quickly swelled, and in the next few days, over a million people arrived, choking.
A different edsa story this new version of the people power story is being told over the internet through social media sites, in a nine and a half minute video. The people power revolution (also known as the edsa revolution, the philippine revolution of 1986, and the yellow revolution) was a series of popular demonstrations in the philippines that began in 1983 and culminated in 1986. Who were the prominent figures of edsa 1986 and key players in the 1986 people power revolution rappler recalls the prominent figures of that period and the roles they played during the. In fact, ict in general has played a key role in our history the role of ict in recent history throughout recent history, the philippines have been one of a few nations that demonstrate unity for a call to action or social change. Edsa i is not a revolution who was catapulted to the role of a reluctant national leader after her husband ninoy was assassinated to the media and.
Thus, people power revolution was the first nonviolent, bloodless revolution that ever took place it was not only in 1986 that there had been a mass gathering on edsa there was another massive gathering in which media commonly tags as edsa 2 (edsa dos) on january 2001, which ousted then-president joseph estrada. Edsa people power revolution the philippines was praised worldwide in 1986, when the so-called bloodless revolution erupted, called edsa people power's revolution february 25, 1986 marked a significant national event that has been engraved in the hearts and minds of every filipino. Gmj: mediterranean edition 8(1) fall 2012 10 explaining the role and the impact of the social media in the arab spring christos a frangonikolopoulos ioannis chapsos abstract the paper examines how the efforts of ordinary people in the arab street to move away with compliance and toleration from authoritarian regimes, also allowed them, once the opportunity arose, to invest in and use.
After analyzing more than 3 million tweets, gigabytes of youtube content and thousands of blog posts, a new study finds that social media played a central role in shaping political debates in the arab spring. Us role the role played by the americans in the edsa revolution has been a standing question, underlined by stanley karnow's observations in his book in our image. Politics and social change the role of mobile media in organizing political collective action has manifested one of the organizers of the sms-organized edsa.
Ict played a vital role in the edsa people power revolution as it becomes the eye opener to the filipinos to see what is the reality beyond the reign of the dictator and an authoritarian president, ferdinand marcos for 20 years. The race column is expected to complete the edsa neutral ride under 30 minutes edsa to play major role in 9th le tour cignal and cargohaus inc and organized by ube media inc will be. Symbolic of this revival was the regaining of control of electricity hegemon meralco and media empire abs-cbn by the lopez family in the 1987 elections, three-fourths of those who won seats in congress were either members or related to families who were prominent during the pre-martial law years.