How Guaidó’s Twitter persuades thousands to take to the streets

Updated 4/30/2019: Early in the morning of Tuesday, Abril 30, Juan Guaidó released a video on Twitter calling the Venezuelan people and armed forces to join him in an attempt to oust President Nicolás Maduro from power. At the time of writing, the tweet had received 41 thousand likes and 31 thousand retweets. Since declaring himself Interim President of Venezuela on January 23, Juan Guaidó has selected the platform that has enabled him to conduct leadership: Twitter.  Not only does he use social media as a place to inform his 1.95 million followers about when and where protests against Maduro … Continue reading How Guaidó’s Twitter persuades thousands to take to the streets