Meet the digital librarians saving social media posts to protect human rights - ABC News

When 18-year-old African-American Michael Brown was shot six times by police in Ferguson, Missouri, Ed Summers and his colleagues quickly began collecting tweets. The controversial 2014 killing of Brown had become a focal point of the Black Lives Matter campaign: Mr Summers' team were looking to use the social media platform as a new tool for documenting abuse.

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