Apps open political dialogue in North Africa

Tunisians are making their voice heard. (Image via The Nation)The Arab spring proved the power of social media. Firstly that it goes far beyond gossip and dubious jokes, and secondly, that is is also a powerful tool for political expression.Democracy aficionados have built on those initial forays to build platforms that give citizens the opportunity to participate in electoral processes, such as GOV in Tunisia and, potentially, Nouabook in Morocco.GOV in TunisiaFrench-Tunisian entrepreneur...

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