Reformation, revolutions and social media

Can one draw parallels between the use of the printing press during the Reformation and the use of the Internet during the Arab Spring? What role did cheap astrological pamphlets play in the Astronomical Revolution? For some thoughts on these questions go here.

About thonyc

Aging freak who fell in love with the history of science and now resides mostly in the 16th century.
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