Watch the main event from the National Conference for Media Reform 2008 at http://www.freepress.net/conference/
Also be sure to catch Georgianne Nienaber’s ongoing coverage:
Saturday, June 7, 2008
Day Two NCMR: Moyers Saves the Day
(10 comments) Day Two of the National Conference for Media Reform opened with a slam/dunk speech by Bill Moyers that reminded conference goers what, exactly, is at stake for our democracy.
Saturday, June 7, 2008
LGBT Forum Provides Low Point of Day Two at NCMR
(1 comments) Coverage of Gay and Lesbian Issues falls far short at NCMR
And this from FreePress.net, which promises more on Sunday:
Stay tuned for one more round of stimulating panels and workshops. And to cap off the weekened, an exciting closing plenary featuring FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein, Amy Goodman from Democracy Now! and Van Jones of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights and ColorOfChange.org.
In 2004, Rady Ananda joined the growing community of citizen journalists. Initially focused on elections, she investigated the 2004 Ohio election, organizing, training and leading several forays into counties to photograph the 2004 ballots. She officially served at three recounts, including the 2004 recount. She also organized and led the team that audited Franklin County Ohio's 2006 election, proving the number of voter signatures did not match official results. Her work appears in three books.
Her blogs also address religious, gender, sexual and racial equality, as well as environmental issues; and are sprinkled with book and film reviews on various topics. She spent most of her working life as a researcher or investigator for private lawyers, and five years as an editor.
She graduated from The Ohio State University's School of Agriculture in December 2003 with a B.S. in Natural Resources.
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