Noel Hidalgo-(a.k.a. Noneck) an activist I once met online in 2006 while attending RootsCamp in Second Life-had a camera as he walked through Tiananmen Square and happened upon some people protesting the human rights violations in Tibet. He wound up on a plane back to the States. Fortunately, Noneck twitters:
02:06 AM August 09, 2008
I'm qik'n an awesome video of a protest i saw in t sq. The frosting came from a cbc camera man who got his passport stolen by police.
03:50 AM August 09, 2008
now i'm back at the hotel and realize that i have some really sweet footage
05:53 AM August 09, 2008
damn, this is down the street from my hotel. http://tinyurl.com/5btqjc
06:23 AM August 09, 2008
fyi my friends, i've moved back to my china mobile sim.
08:27 AM August 09, 2008
FINALLY! after 4 hours of mucking with FCE, i have a video that my friend is going to send around. i've i'm lucky it might get onto the wire
08:30 AM August 09, 2008
@RachelSterne i'd be happy to travel the world traveling for @groundreport :P going live is gonna be hard but fun! ;)
09:46 PM August 09, 2008
wow, the pictures of the war broiling in georgia is mystifying.
01:11 AM August 10, 2008
holy shit my t square video has had over 13k views!!! http://tinyurl.com/6mdcmr
About 21 hours ago
I'm getting deported for filming. Everyone safe. tibet will be free!
About 17 hours ago
I'm with americans and canadans we are safe & on our way to la. Pema missing, they said she will be on the next flight to germany. Unsure of her safety.