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  1. Anonymous Dissenter Rebels on Twitter

    Nobody knows his identity, but a tweeting vigilante is needling the Saudi Arabian monarchy, telling the secrets of the shadowy Al Saud family. This Twitter activist, who goes by the alias “Mujtahidd,” is armed with 140 characters and has been tweeting in opposition to the Saudi establishment and political elites, whom he says are greedy, corrupt and resistant to reforms. Many question his credibility, but his outspoken, controversial and often very accurate statements have gotten him over 1.5 million Twitter followers so far.


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