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Articles tagged citizen journalism (59)

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Mark Coddington    Aug. 15, 2014
Plus: The Gannett spinoff and the future of newspapers, dealing with abusive comments at Gawker, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech news.
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Engin Onder    June 16, 2014
“We all used Twitter, and we asked ourselves: Do we really need microphones emblazoned with the name of a TV station to let people know what’s happening?”
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Joseph Lichterman    March 17, 2014
Using Twitter and contributors from across Turkey, 140journos is fighting government censorship by providing independent news.
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Caroline O'Donovan    Oct. 8, 2013
With over 200,000 followers on Facebook and a tireless work ethic, the only question is where Justin Auciello will take Jersey Shore Hurricane News next.
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Joshua Benton    Sept. 24, 2013
Nieman Lab and some other organizations dedicated to journalism are asking people who gather news for publication to take a survey on press passes, access, and other issues around media credentials. We’d love your help.
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Natalia Mazotte    July 26, 2013
Providing journalism from within Brazil’s protest movement has led the “ninjas” to find an audience that wants to be represented in media.
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Mark Coddington    June 7, 2013
Plus: Developments in the DOJ’s seizure cases, The Washington Post unveils its pay plan, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.