Their argument may hold true since citizen journalist
websites are also information systems.
Syrian regime forces have killed six citizen journalists
this year, RSF said in a statement, naming the latest as Abdul Ghani Kaakeh, 19, killed in northern Aleppo while filming a demonstration.
can use the OneNews mobile app to capture and upload that content - and OneNews uses their relationships with media companies worldwide to help get submitted content published.
Herrera defines the term citizen journalist
as someone who is living where they live and taking an interest in the things going on around them.
Adding a print version--producing a print version of a standalone citizen journalist
In addition to the partnership, Huffington Post and Ustream are giving a call out for nominations to anyone who thinks they or someone they know has what it takes to be a citizen journalist
for this year's "Off the Bus Cover the Conventions Contest.
Twitter is meant to be an outlet for free expression, and in no way should people be limited in what they post, but when they establish themselves as a reliable source of news, leaning one way or another is violating the silent agreement between citizen journalist
and the media consumer.
We'd cover the city's six-dozen neighborhoods by recruiting a volunteer citizen journalist
in each one.
Syrian Journalist Abdulwahab Mulla Kidnapped in Liberated Aleppo Citizen journalist
and satirist Abdulwahab Mulla, 24, was kidnapped from his house in Aleppo's liberated area by unidentified masked gunmen on October 8th.
Patrick Murphy recently attended a meeting at NEW Academy School, where KABC-7 representatives listened to residents' suggestions on what they'd like to see covered in the news.
At those times when I receive a submission from a citizen journalist
that is clearly biased in favor of the author's point of view, I will post the story as an opinion piece and include biographical information that clearly identifies the author's connection to the issue.
Having read the Citizen Journalist
section in the last edition of TheWeek, I decided to write about a similar situation that I came across in Ruwi.