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Is Brijit liberating or enslaving?

April 25th, 2008 · 2 Comments

For those of you who aren’t familiar with it, Brijit is a website that publishes 100-word summaries of various web, TV, radio, and print media. The idea is that there is so much information out there – wouldn’t it be nice if we had the short-short version so we can get the gist of it […]

Tags: freelancing · journalism · the internet · web 2.0 · writing

Vancouver police incites wrath of editor

May 22nd, 2007 · Comments Off

Some of you may know that Vancouver is hosting the 2010 Olympic Games and that the Vancouver Olympic Organizing Committee (VANOC) has been under fire for booting the impoverished out of the downtown eastside to make the streets pretty for the impending tourist influx. You may also have heard of anti-poverty activist David Cunningham, who threatened to symbolically evict all […]

Tags: journalism · politics