The growth of the Brown Moses blog: a model for crowd-funded public interest journalism? – Judith Townend

14 06 2013

Brown MosesThe Brown Moses blog, a basic looking site run on Google’s Blogger service, is currently receiving around 140,000 page views a month, up from 40,000 views since the beginning of the year, for its coverage on Syria and the phone hacking scandal. Read the rest of this entry »

Article 19 and the “Right to Blog”

22 05 2013

Right to BlogThe freedom of expression NGO, Article 19, has published a policy paper on the “Right to Blog” [pdf].  Article 19 proposes a set of recommendations to state actors and policy makers about what they should do to promote and protect the rights of bloggers domestically and internationally. Read the rest of this entry »