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Is social media fueling tensions in Ferguson, Mo.?

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Is social media fueling tensions in Ferguson, Mo.?

by CBSTV Videos 2:06 mins

As animosity flares between protesters and residents of Ferguson, Mo., many believe that the use of social media is helping stoke the flames. With the ability of images and messages to reach wide swaths of people at lightning quick speeds, mobilizing groups of people to protest, or rally to a cause, is now easier than ever. Jim Axelrod reports.

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