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Excellent atmosphere to this report. It ably describes the reality facing more and more journalists, as days turn to weeks, months and years.
Unfortunately it is this preoccupation with "business models" that is the…"
"Thanks for the friendship add - look forward to hearing more about this new agency, including its name and names of backers! Always good to see where our news is coming from, so readers and viewers may judge bias, or, hopefully, its absence."
"Greetings Mr Zafar,
I believe Mr Sumbal is working with the World Tribune, an online publication that I believe to be a part of the neo-liberal tradition, e.g. the same crowd that brought us George Bush I & II and, more recently, the Tea…"
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Sylwia, that's really interesting about the Guardian verifying Twitter feeds.One of the few initiatives to actually close the gap between what gets 'reported' by citizen media online and what gets reported offline by…"
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My take on the London riots and the criticism of the role of media amid masses of citizen journalism :
That, again, we all seem overly fond of either/or arguments, rather than AND. For example, which is better, mainstream or…"
PREVIEW A year after setting up Journalism in Crisis Coalition, JiCC has a new home on the web. Very much a work in progress, EJC members can get a (... very early ...) preview of the site taking shape at www.journalismcrisis.org - comments, feedback…See More
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Thanks Emma !
This one was taken on the east coast of an amazing little island called Niue. It is about 400 kms west of my adoptive homeland, Rarotonga. A friend brought the tshirt back from Hawaii and, whatever the criticism of Obama, I still…"
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Interesting point Gupta. Obviously all that uni debating paid off !
Good that we're debating the ethics of the situation, and I like the idea of a wikiwealth site to monitor economic trends, such as exponential extraction of…"
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olá! como vai você?
Thanks for the add Mr. Horta!
I was fascinated to see your piece on Jose Ramos Horta, from East Timor, down around my part of the world. It seems quite a difference from fashion…"
Here, journalists and media reporters, editors and broadcasters choose to report only relevant stories that focus on non-violent responses, innovative ideas and minds that search for a better world, and welcome only the positive insights. We refuse to cover hatred but allow those that choose for a constructive dialogue.If there is a conflict we look for the causes, and we write about actors which try to find solutions. We want to show the world that journalists aren't part of conflicts, but we…See More
In a web search for defamation, one sees various articles mentioning the criminalization of defamation: in a variety of countries, such as eastern European or Russian countries, or Zimbabwe. Various human rights organizations or NGOs are reported to have signed protests against recent attempts to re-introduce criminal defamation into law in some of them. It is often argued as an attack on press freedom.The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) does not apparently support criminalization of…See More
DHAKA, Oct 30, 2014-Bangladesh, Sierra Leone and South Sudan led a ranking of countries facing extreme risks as a result of climate change, exacerbating the chances of civil conflict, according to a study by UK researcher Maplecroft.A total of 32 countries out of 196 surveyed face that level of threat, the Bath, England-based analyst said today in an e-mailed statement, the study said.Nigeria, Chad, Haiti, Ethiopia, the Philippines, the Central African Republic and Eritrea rounded out 10 most…See More