I told him, at first, I didn’t have a Facebook account, but he told me, after he punched me in the face, that he knew I had one because they were watching my ‘bad comments’ on it. I knew then that they were monitoring me.

An anonymous source to Jennifer Preston, New York Times, Seeking to Disrupt Protesters, Syria Cracks Down on Social Media.

The Committee to Protect Journalists has a brief article discussing techniques protestors and activists are using to get around the online crackdown.

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