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  1. Appeal for donations for Iranian journalists who have fled abroad
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Reporters Without Borders is launching an appeal for financial support for Iranian journalists and bloggers, who find themselves utterly destitute as they search for a safe refuge.
  2. Authorities turn their sights on microblogging
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2010
    Reporters Without Borders is concerned about a new crackdown in China on social-networking tools, especially microblogging services.
  3. Autonomous Media
    Activating Resistance & Dissent

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2005
    Essays written by media activists examining the efforts of communities and social movements to appropriate media technologies.
  4. Bangladeshi and Tibetan bloggers win Reporters Without Borders category awards
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    Bangladeshi and Tibetan bloggers win Reporters Without Borders category awards.
  5. Blogger jailed for insulting leaders dies in Iran's Evin prison
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    The Committee to Protect Journalists called today for an immediate investigation into the March 18 death of an Iranian blogger imprisoned in Tehran's notorious Evin prisonâ##.
  6. Bloggers invited to compete for special DEUTSCHE WELLE 'free expression' prize with Reporters Without Borders
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Deutsche Welle, Germany#s international broadcaster, today announced the start of its sixth annual international Best of the Blogs award, The BOBs.
  7. The BOBs - Deutsche Welle Blog Awards
    Resource Type: Website
  8. Concern about blogger's condition after second flogging postponed
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Reporters Without Borders is relieved that the Saudi authorities have postponed blogger Raif Badawiâ's second session of 50 lashes on medical grounds but is very concerned about his health and urges the authorities to abandon this barbaric punishment altogether.
  9. Dean's Digital World: Buzzwords and blogs
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2003
  10. Dean's Digital World: The blight or boon of the blogs?
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2005
  11. Egypt: Military police arrest blogger for criticizing armed forces
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    Reporters Without Borders is shocked to learn that Maikel Nabil Sanad, a blogger and conscientious objector, had been arrested by the military police for allegedly defaming the armed forces in his blog.
  12. Ethiopia's Zone9 Bloggers Head Back to Court After 15 Months Behind Bars
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Five members of Ethiopia's Zone9 blogging collective expect to learn their fate this Wednesday, August 19, 2015, when a panel of three judges will meet at Addis Ababa's Lideta High Court to rule on whether the defendants will walk free or or face another round of trial.
  13. False dichotomy by charles davis
    Resource Type: Website
  14. Fourth blogger on radical Islamist hit-list hacked to death
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that Niloy Neel, a secularist blogger and activist who had been threatened by Islamist militants, was hacked to death today in his Dhaka home by five intruders armed with machetes.
  15. Handbook for Bloggers and Cyber-Dissidents
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2008
    Advice and technical tips for the best way to launch a blog and how to get round online censorship. It includes an explanation of how to blog anonymously and contains articles by bloggers, particularly in Egypt and Burma.
  16. Hi-tech gives hope to low-tech sounds
    A New York blogger's love of obscure African tape recordings has brought forgotten artists to global attention

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    New York-based ethno-musicologist Brian Shimkovitz blogs about African popular music, which is rarely heard outside its region of origin. He is credited with increasing the listenership of these obscure artists abroad with his blog, Awesome Tapes from Africa.
  17. How to Find Harmony with Power Bloggers
    Resource Type: Article
    The presence and power of bloggers is growing exponentially. They already have a larger online presence than traditional media. This guide will teach readers how to capitalize on the new media platform.
  18. In The News
    The Practice of Media Relations in Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2002
    Carney gives everyone, from student to seasoned practitioner, a thorough understanding of who the media are, how they work and how to approach them with stories.
  19. JohnPilger.com
    Resource Type: Website
    The journalism of John Pilger.
  20. Valerie Jones, M.B.A., Speaker, Social Networking, E-Commerce Expert, GrandandToyEmpower.com
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  21. Keeping Current
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2006
    With a blog, a piece in the Globe or an appearance on a cable show that only two percent of the population watches, you can get a bounce or multiplier effect. Mainstream networks and cable news shows are reading blogs on the air to viewers, thus giving them legs.
  22. Kenyan Blogger Bogonko Bosire is Still Missing, Nearly Two Years After His Disappearance
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Two years ago, a Kenyan blogger went missing. As a critic accusing government officials and celebrities of corruption, foul play is very much suspected. Kenyans have turned to social media to revive the search for Bogonko Bosire.
  23. Leaders urged to intercede on behalf of Saudi blogger
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Reporters Without Borders calls on the international community to maintain pressure on the Saudi authorities, who alone have the power to overturn the inhumane sentence passed on Saudi blogger Raif Badawi.
  24. Long jail terms for three bloggers
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    Reporters Without Borders is appalled by the long jail terms that three Saudi cyber-activists received this week. Blogger and human rights activist Raef Badawi's sentence for 'insulting Islam'; was increased by a Jeddah criminal court on appeal
  25. Malaysian Blogger held under draconian Official Secrets Act
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    Reporters Without Borders is very disturbed to learn that the blogger Syed Abdullah Hussein Al-Attas is being held under the Official Secrets Act.
  26. Marketing Internships - Toronto
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources offers a four- to six-month unpaid marketing internships in Toronto. Tasks may include web-based marketing, social networking, identifying and contacting prospective clients, web page design, phone surveys, helping to produce newsletters.
  27. Susan McCord, "Beavertalk.COM" Internet Talk Show Host, Producer, Writer
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  28. Middle East and North Africa: Blogging flourishes; governments block and monitor content
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Thousands of writers, journalists, activists, lawyers and others are expressing their dissent and reporting on social issues by blogging throughout the Middle East and North Africa, says a new report by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).
  29. More than 3,500 petition Iran to free journalists, writers
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2010
    More than 3,500 concerned people from around the world are petitioning Iran#s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Sayed Ali Khamenei, to immediately release dozens of journalists writers, and bloggers currently imprisoned in the country.
  30. The Newsfakers
    Whose hands are behind those dramatic YouTube pictures?

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    YouTube and blogs have made it easier than ever to fabricate events. The media are happy to run unsubstantiated reports and footage.
  31. Nine news providers arrested on charge of inciting violence
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    Reporters Without Borders is appalled by the arrests of a total of nine journalists and bloggers at the end of last week on a charge of inciting violence.
  32. Omani authorities persecute online activists
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    The frequency with which bloggers and social network users are arrested and convicted in the Sultanate of Oman reflects the appalling state of online freedom of information and expression there.
  33. OrangeWebsite
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  34. Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - February 26, 2015
    Ukraine

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 2015
    Ukraine is spotlighted in this issue of Other Voices, with several articles on the events of the past year, from the overthrow of the government, to the rise of the far right, the armed conflict in the east, and aggressive US/NATO moves setting the stage for a possible nuclear war between the US and Russia. Also in this issue, #DomesticExtremists ridicule police state legislation in the UK, world inequality in one simple graphic, and people's history items about mass strikes in the First World War, and the new People's Archive of Rural India.
  35. Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - February 20, 2016
    Connexions Enters Its Fifth Decade

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 2016
    This issue of Connexions Other Voices falls on the 40th anniversary of the publication of the very first Connexions newsletter, which was published in February 1976. That first issue carried the title "Canadian Information Sharing Service", which was also the name of the collective which compiled it, from submissions from across Canada. Within a couple of years, the name of the publication became "Connexions" and then, a little later, "The Connexions Digest".
    In addition to our own history, in this issue we spotlight black history as our topic of the week. We look at the Haitian revolution, when slaves confronted the French empire and won; black resistance against the Ku Klux Klan in the American South, and the meaning and limits of anti-racism. We also look at the Kurdish liberation movement in Rojava, the dangers posed by geoengineering, and we mark the publication of the Communist Manifesto on February 21, 1848.
  36. Petition launched for release of two Burmese bloggers serving sentences of 20 and 59 years in prison
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Reporters Without Borders urges the international community not to forget Nay Phone Latt or or Zarganar, one of Burmaâ##s best known comedians.
  37. Publish and Prosper
    Blogging for Your Business

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2006
    Written from the business person/designer's perspectives, this book shows how businesses can leverage current, real-world blogging techniques, tools, and platforms to promote and enhance their ventures.
    Available on the Sources Intranet via the MarketingHelp file.
    Filename: PublishandProsper-BloggingforYourBusiness-NewRiders-2006.cfm
  38. Radical Digressions
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2017
    Ulli Diemer's website/blog featuring comment from a radical left-libertarian Marxist perspective.
  39. Religious extremists murder fourth blogger in Bangladesh
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) strongly deplores the murder of Niladri Chattopadhyay on August 7 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The IFJ demand immediate action from the Bangladeshi Government to end the continued and systematic attacks on freedom of expression in Bangladesh.
  40. Saudi king urged to pardon blogger on third anniversary of arrest
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    On the third anniversary of Raif Badawi's arrest, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reiterates its call to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz to demonstrate clemency and pardon this young blogger.
  41. Tony Seed's Weblog
    Resource Type: Website
    Journalist/publisher, longtime political activist, formerly longtime resident of Halifax, Nova Scotia and now resident in Blantyre, just south-west of the small harbour town of Meaford on Georgian Bay in Ontario, Canada.
  42. Social Media Group
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  43. Sources welcomes BlueRush
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    BlueRush is a full service digital marketing company focused on developing highly engaging and interactive solutions using Web 2.0 technologies, award-winning rich media animation and video production.
  44. Sources welcomes OrangeWebsite
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    Sources welcomes a new member: OrangeWebsite. OrangeWebsite is an Icelandic web hosting service provider. Most of our clients are foreign journalists, bloggers, leakers and publishers.
  45. Sources welcomes Susan McCord
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources welcomes a new member, Susan McCord, "Beavertalk.COM" Internet Talk Show Host, Producer, Writer.
  46. Sources welcomes Valerie Jones
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources welcomes a new member: Valerie Jones, M.B.A., Speaker, Social Networking, E-Commerce Expert, GrandandToyEmpower.com.
  47. Taken Offline: New EFF Project Shines Light on Coders and Bloggers Imprisoned For Online Free Expression
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) today launched the Offline project, a campaign devoted to digital heroes - coders, bloggers, and technologists - who have been imprisoned, tortured, and even sentenced to death for raising their voices online
  48. What's the blogging point? Seven reasons to blog... one reason to not
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    Many individuals and organizations have jumped on the blog bandwagon. Most of them do not even know why. Deciding on a strategy helps clarify the reason for the blog itself and gives focus to the writing.

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