hot button issue management

You're angry. You've been out of work for months, your retirement savings are dwindling, and the water in your town is polluted. So you decide to organize resistance... by clicking on stuff.

iCitizen is not a bad joke -- it's a real iPhone app designed to siphon political rage into meaningless screen-touching, or rather, "tak[ing] part in polls to let your representative know where you stand on hot-button topics." Here are a couple of the "revolutionaries" responsible (they actually call themselves that):


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