Citizen Journalism

Five Amazing Citizen Videos Of Moore, Oklahoma Tornado [VIDEO]

May 20, 2013
Five Amazing Citizen Videos Of Moore, Oklahoma Tornado [VIDEO]

This is not the first time we’ve seen storm-chasers post remarkable video of tornadoes but videos of the Moore, Oklahoma tornado may be the most dramatic.

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Behind The Great Firewall Of China [VIDEO]

August 9, 2012
Behind The Great Firewall Of China [VIDEO]

Michael Anti (aka Jing Zhao), who has been blogging from China for 12 years, says that hundreds of millions of microbloggers are in fact creating the first national public sphere in the country’s history, and shifting the balance of power in unexpected ways.

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The Birth Of Minnesota’s Citizen Journalism Movement: 35W Bridge Collapse

August 1, 2012
The Birth Of Minnesota's Citizen Journalism Movement: 35W Bridge Collapse [VIDEO]

Five years ago today the Highway 35W bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota collapsed and the attention of the nation focused on this tragedy.

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Three Little Pigs Coverage In Real-Time Media [VIDEO]

July 23, 2012
Three Little Pigs Coverage In Real-Time Media [VIDEO]

This is both a hilariously accurate portrayal of how the Three Little Pigs story would be covered in today’s real-time media environment and a brilliant newspaper promotional piece by The Guardian.

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Groundviews: Citizen Journalism

June 18, 2011
Groundviews: Citizen Journalism

TED 2011 Fellow Sanjana Hattotuwa describes Groundviews, a citizen journalism website that covers Sri Lankan issues that aren’t covered in mainstream media.

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