August 03, 2006
Website For International News on Freedom of Expression
Check out www.ifex.org for news on freedom of speech, including news on the treatment of reporters and media law around the world.
July 20, 2006
An Entertainment Blog To Check Out
Anne Thompson's chatty Risky Biz Blog is informative, and carries a lot of inside info (at least for those of us who are not insiders). Thompson is deputy film editor for the Hollywood Reporter. She provides plenty of links, including one called "Courtroom Drama", film reviews, backstage gossip (let's call it insight), and upfront analysis.
July 18, 2006
A Blog on the New Media
Check out J. D. Lasica's blog New Media Musings, "charting the rise of open, democratic, grassroots media". Lasica is the author of Darknet: Hollywood's War Against the Digital Generation (NY: Wiley, 2005) and worked for the Sacramento Bee for more than 10 years.
July 10, 2006
Beet TV: A Blog About the Medium
Beet TV is an interesting blog that focuses on what it calls the "media revolution." It provides interviews (and links to video) with some of the most interesting people in all types of media today.