Posts Tagged ‘DemocracyNow’

Onde non perderci ulteriormente nella solita cyber-autoreferenzialità e rilanciare invece conversazioni su contenuti reali, nulla di meglio che tenere d’occhio (per la scena USA in particolare) fonti quali DemocracyNow!, ottimo esempio anche per l’integrazione fra giornalismo tradizionale, new media e citizen journalism. Oltre a monitorare da vicino le mosse del neo-eletto Obama – non sia […]


While several news outlets say that “Sarah Palin exceeded expectations”, I think her “folksy remarks” and provincial attitude are clear evidence of a simple fact: she still doesn’t get it. At stake here is the vice-presidency of world’s powerful country, not just a small homey turf. This race, and its future outcome, attracts the eyeballs […]


From CNN.com: The U.S. Supreme Court granted a last-minute reprieve to a Georgia man fewer than two hours before he was to be executed for the 1989 slaying of an off-duty police officer. Troy Anthony Davis, 39, learned that his execution had been stayed when he saw it on television, he told CNN via telephone […]


From Democracy Now! blog: ST. PAUL–Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman and producers Sharif Abdel Kouddous and Nicole Salazar have all been released from police custody in St. Paul following their illegal arrest by Minneapolis Police on Monday afternoon. All three were violently manhandled by law enforcement officers. Abdel Kouddous was slammed against a wall and […]


Come previsto, lo strombazzato supertuesday elettorale ha prodotto ben poche certezze. Lo scarto tra i vari candidati è più o meno lo stesso, e i due schieramenti continuano a trottare verso le convention estive. Dove (è bene ricordarlo) saranno i delegati a decidere, e non è escluso questi avanzino proposte diverse dal voto popolare. Piuttosto, […]