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Latest update : 2011-06-07

Twitter and journalism

May 2011 marked the arrival of Twitter to journalism. The micro blogging network owes its acceptance into the media industry as a source and even an editorial tool to two international events: the raid on Bin Laden’s compound and the charging of the former IMF head.

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2014-09-02 Social Media

USA: Thousands pay tribute to Michael Brown

In this edition: in the USA, tributes to Michael Brown continue to flood in; the story of a young gay man disowned by his family outrages the net; and New Yorkers head to the...

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2014-09-01 civil war

Ukraine: Web users call for international assistance

In this edition: Ukrainian web users call for international assistance; an anti-rape nail polish stirs up lively debate; and some surfing action along the Indonesian coastline.

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2014-08-30 French politics

France: Fighting political corruption with transparency

In terms of transparency in public life, France has always performed poorly. A law introduced at the end of 2013 is now forcing French parliamentarians to disclose their revenues...

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2014-08-29 Social Media

Using the web to further the cause: ISIS vs USA

In this edition: the mother of an American hostage issues a desperate plea to ISIS; Venezuela set to introduce mandatory fingerprinting in supermarkets; and the faces people make...

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2014-08-28 Social Media

'Ice Bucket Challenge' angers anti-abortion activists

In this edition: the "Ice Bucket Challenge" angers anti-abortion activists; web users in Spain show support for a rape victim; and a tribute to Ghostbusters... in Lego.

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