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The rise of the ordinary citizen

Citizen journalism remains one of the only outlets left for Russian people to engage in real journalism, independent from government monitored outlets. In Russia, a society where the government still controls and censors major news outlets, citizen journalism is thriving. 370 more words

Country Diary

The Growth of Citizen Journalism

As many people have probably noticed the way in which we receive and hear about news is changing. One of the quickest ways in which news spreads these days is through social media sites. 392 more words


Week 8: Beyond the 6pm Newshour

The 6pm news bulletin is a main feature of the two major Australian commercial networks, 7 and 9. These programs are formulaic; consisting of important and exclusive stories, sport, weather and ending with a feel good story. 425 more words


Morgan State University Homecoming - Jail Killer Cop David Lewis

(Baltimore, MD) – October 18, 2014 – the West Coalition, Baltimore Public Safety Collective, and various other grassroots organizations assembled in front of the Northeast Baltimore Police District, calling for the suspension of multiple Violent repeat offenders from the district. 269 more words


Citizen Journalism

Post number 4, for this one I’am looking at citizen journalism, this I feel is a very interesting topic as it covers everything from bloggers (such as myself), people tweeting about breaking news and also people submitting news stories to other journalists. 126 more words

Everything Sucks! We Need Some French Music

We’ve talked about political economy in relation to new media – specifically citizen journalism, crowd-funding and clicktivism. To be honest, I’m even more convinced after writing this blog that new media fails to smash power structures. 64 more words

Political Economy