It's not democracy without independent media.
WikiLeaks: Pentagon Papers 2.0?
by Phyllis Bennisposted Jul 27, 2010
- The WikiLeaks documents tell us what we already knew: This war isn't winnable. Can they help us stop it?
Better Than Facebook?
by David Bollierposted Jun 30, 2010
- Fed up with Facebook's commercialism, four NYU students have created an open source, peer-to-peer alternative: Diaspora.
The Web as Random Acts of Kindness
posted Jun 22, 2010
- Jonathan Zittrain gives reason to hope for the future of the Internet.
Trouble the Water :: Film Trailer
posted May 13, 2010
- Home footage of Hurricane Katrina from 9th Ward resident Kimberly Rivers Roberts goes beyond news coverage, revealing the voices that government kept silent.
Winning the Frame Game
by Fran Kortenposted May 13, 2010
- As our society approaches major transitions ahead, we may welcome or resist the changes … How we react will rest partly on how we frame those changes.
What Do You Say to a Screaming Bigot?
by Madeline Ostranderposted Mar 04, 2010
- How Pramila Jayapal of OneAmerica finds the courage to take the immigration dialogue to talk radio.
Community and Popular Radio in Haiti Today
by Beverly Bellposted Feb 16, 2010
- Sony Esteus says Haitian community radio needs to recover from the earthquake so that alternative voices have a way to be heard.
In Argentina, Activists Celebrate Media Reform
by Margit Christensonposted Dec 16, 2009
- After years of campaigning by hundreds of the country’s civil society groups, Argentina is transforming its media regulations.
People We Love :: Bahati Kizungu
by Lynsi Burtonposted Dec 15, 2009
- Reporting for children’s rights.
Who's Polluting the Climate Conversation?
by James Hogganposted Dec 01, 2009
- The money, CEOs, and Astroturf groups behind the climate deniers.
One World, One Web
by Nathaniel Jamesposted Sep 24, 2009
- On OneWebDay, people worldwide celebrate the democratizing power of the Internet by working to give everyone fast, affordable access to the Web.
Advertisers Pull Support from Glenn Beck
by Susie Shuttsposted Sep 12, 2009
- Petition convinces companies to dissociate themselves from 'racially divisive' rhetoric.
FCC Supports an Open Internet
by Megan Tadyposted Sep 03, 2009
- A victory in the fight to protect public, democratic access to the Internet.
Five Ways to Reschool on the Interweb
by Melia Dickerposted Aug 14, 2009
- Here are five types of online resources to educate you from the comfort of your couch.
Sarah van Gelder on GRITtv
by Sarah van Gelder, Laura Flandersposted Apr 09, 2009
- YES! Magazine's executive editor and co-founder Sarah van Gelder on why we need news and also solutions.