Bloggers are being incarcerated, tortured, abducted, assassinated every day. No one protects bloggers. Here’s a list and discussion on Australia, politics and social media #HowManyMore
Journalists who use Wikipedia as a source should probably check the citations – Wikipedia insists on them. Was The Big Chill ever really named Wanky Balls Festival? Or is it just humour? Social Media runs amok! Online Communities tell fibs!
Barack Obama says blogs have no serious fact checking, no context – also noted is that an undercover Huffington Post blogger got damaging information by sneaking into a “no-Press” event.
Journalists are starting to receive grants to learn social media technologies like SEO. Should we hold a Media and Career Expo where bloggers donate knowledge and expertise to help Journalists adjust?
Comments in blogs keep the blogger honest. The world becomes the Editor – a scary brute indeed!