Category: Citizen Journalism

Ten Rules for Recording Cops and other Authority Figures (UPDATED II)

Ten Rules for Recording Cops and other Authority Figures (UPDATED II)

For the first time in history, we, the people, have true freedom of the press where it is no longer restricted to those who own the press. And that's not a bad thing considering the majority of news companies in this country are owned by a handful of corporations that have been consis ...
Miami-Dade Cop Who Arrested Me Is A Media Spokesperson (Updated)

Miami-Dade Cop Who Arrested Me Is A Media Spokesperson (Updated)

The Miami-Dade police officer who had me arrested as I was covering the Occupy Miami eviction is a public information officer, meaning it is her job to deal with the media. You would think Major Nancy Perez would have known better than to single out a reporter from the hordes of other ...