While almost everyone you know is probably on Facebook, almost no one will say it’s cool anymore. In this country, at least. But check out places like Saudi Arabia, where it’s more than cool — it’s life-changing.

UPDATE 4/17/2014: Waleed Abu al-Khair (who begins speaking at 1:20) has been detained by Saudi authorities for his peaceful activism. Read more at HRW.

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