Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Syria? Iran and China lead the way Syria is not far behind. Shares Extract: George Brandis today said that “Bloggers are not Journalists” meaning they don’t need the same protection.

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Civic Crowdfunding vs Tax – Collaborative Government #Gov2

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media and Government: With the Australian Budget being handed down yesterday, I got to thinking again about civic crowdfunding and how it probably will be the future whether the Government allows it or not. Let’s have a look at. some basic democratic activities and then.

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Trending Sources

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Syria. I’m resonating with how Joitske Hulsebosch has organized “ Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels.”

Why the Metamovement Will Ultimately Fail

How to Save the World

This is the greatest challenge to the Metamovement, as the people of Syria, Libya and Yemen know all too well. First edition of the Occupy Wall Street Journal. Full size copy and edition two here.

Check Out tweater™ – How to Find Out What is Happing Through Twitter

Portals and KM

Here is a new tool to discover the latest news, trends, and conversations.   tweather’s site is about showing the movement of what is happening across Twitter tweets by revealing relevance, and bringing discovery and awareness through user-defined and sharable searches. 

Links of the Month: November 8, 2013

How to Save the World

I ‘ve just been interviewed by Janaia and Robyn at Peak Moment TV (video will be up soon).

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Links of the Month: October 23, 2014

How to Save the World

Making Do in a Refugee Camp: In the Zaatari refugee camp in Syria, some inspiring clues on how to live in collapse. image by Marsel van Ooosten via overgrowthesystem.com .

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Australia: Bushfire Media Feeding Frenzy

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I checked back after about 8 months and she had been evacuated out to Syria. Social media and traditional media feeding frenzy during the Victorian bushfires. Is this what we want? I’ve not blogged about the bushfires because well, it felt like blogging for the sake of it.

Humans of New York: An Illustration of How IT is Affecting Leadership

Leading Virtually

These stories are unlike those of the fighting in Syria and its victims, which usually evoke feelings of horror.

Collaboration - Mapping the value of employee collaboration - Organization - Strategic Organization - The McKinsey Quarterly

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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Competitive advantage from better interactions

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Kennedy Airport is Not Part of the US: Thats the weasel ruling of a US court that assessed that Canadian MaherArar, who was abducted by Homeland Security as he made a connection atthe US airport while returning home, and sent to Syria for months ofexcruciating torture, could not seek damages for his arrest and kidnapping. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Canadas Cops Continue to Slide into US-style Corruption and Brutality: For the last year, starting with the report of how the RCMP wascomplicit in the US arrest and deportation to Syria for torture ofCanadian businessman Maher Arar, there has been a depressing litany ofreports of bad police behaviour at every level: the beating and murderof First Nations people, widespread corruption, kickbacks, theft andextortion, the use of excessive force in making arrests andextracting confessions, and more.