apoplecticskeptic:

thepeoplesrecord:

“Journalism is the only profession explicitly protected by the U.S. Constitution, because journalists are supposed to be the check and balance on government. We’re supposed to be holding those in power accountable. We’re not supposed to be their megaphone. That’s what the corporate media have become.” - Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now!

IMPORTANT.

apoplecticskeptic:

thepeoplesrecord:

“Journalism is the only profession explicitly protected by the U.S. Constitution, because journalists are supposed to be the check and balance on government. We’re supposed to be holding those in power accountable. We’re not supposed to be their megaphone. That’s what the corporate media have become.” - Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now!

IMPORTANT.

fastcompany:

Hacking the Internet!
poptech:

globalvoices:

What do you need to get online in rural Africa?Find out from Boukary Konaté, from Rising Voices grantee project Segou Village Connection.

 
Hacking Together Rural Internet 

fastcompany:

Hacking the Internet!

poptech:

globalvoices:

What do you need to get online in rural Africa?

Find out from Boukary Konaté, from Rising Voices grantee project Segou Village Connection.

Hacking Together Rural Internet 

(via fastcompany)