Benefits To Democracy of Citizen Journalism

There are now different paths to publishing, independent journalism is a very healthy contribution to our democracies I recall having an online ‘discussion’ with a mainstream journalist a few years back, it was on that strange hybrid corporate/social media platform LinkedIn; this guy was laughing at me for supporting alternative media people, he claimed nobody […]

Unfair By Design

Unprecedented evidence of widespread electoral fraud is currently being tabled in America Cyber warfare is a term many of us have become familiar with in recent times. We tend to imagine shadowy characters in backrooms, hackers, and obscure clandestine communications, we don’t tend to suspect officials and people we invest trust with, we don’t expect […]

Media Hopes For Better Treatment From Biden

Media has sought to coronate Biden as ‘President Elect’ prematurely it isn’t up to mainstream media! To say that mainstream media hates Donald Trump is an understatement. We only have to see how much bile, and resentment there is among the corporate media, Trump’s accusation of ‘Fake News’ has been consistent and regular towards the […]

Why Is It So?

Asking questions can reveal surprising outcomes Professor Julius Sumner Miller is no longer with us, he passed away back in 1987, you have probably never heard of him but he was a man of physics. The good professor was a very dynamic individual, he possessed a very good sense of humour, I find that most […]

Alternative Tech And Free Speech

Media and information war

You will probably consider this article to be another example of ‘Conspiracy Theory’, or of seeing problems where there aren’t any, but the erosion of our free speech has never been more obvious. Consider the origins of Social Media, back in their first days in the early 2000’s they prided themselves on offering a broad […]

WordPress The Ideal Platform For Media People

A Geeky Community Or The Ideal Choice For Media? Probably one of the most common questions I get asked, and also many others who work with WordPress content management system I know, is ‘What is the difference between the dot com version of WordPress, and the .org? The differences are kind of important, because we […]