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Virtual Alternative Media Project (VAMP): News, Magazines & Journalism
A research guide to online alternative media resources.
"Promoting Civic Engagement Through Community Media."
Covers such topics as community issues, censorship, and legal, technical and professional advocacy for cable access, Internet and electronic media.
Professional association of independent nonfiction writers that helps freelance writers advance their careers. Members share candid data on, e.g., writing rates, publishing contracts, editors and agents. Editors and others can search our membership to hire experienced authors and journalists.
"Nonprofit professional organization that exists to improve the quality of opinion writing in newspapers, for broadcast editorials and online, and to promote high standards among opinion writers and editors." Formerly the National Conference of Editorial Writers.
Nonprofit media arts organization dedicated to
* informing and educating the general public about the Asian American experience through film and public television,
* advocating for increasing the presence of Asian Americans and the accuracy of the portrayals of them in mainstream media,
* exhibiting Asian American films and videos on public television and during our annual San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival,
* funding Asian American projects and filmmakers, and
* distributing their work to schools, universities, libraries and community groups around the country.
Dedicated to promoting and supporting media literacy education as a framework for accessing, analyzing, evaluating, creating and participating with media content, CML works to help citizens, especially the young, develop critical thinking and media production skills needed to live fully in the 21st century media culture.
Daily news site focused on race and culture from a community perspective. Published by the Applied Research Center (ARC), a racial justice think tank using media, research, and activism to promote solutions.
Includes journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and minority presses that comprise a full-text collection of more than 2.5 million articles from over 330 titles, from 1959 to current. Ethnicities include: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; and Native People. Restricted to UK campus computers and off-campus to UK affiliates.
National, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization working to reform the media through education, organization and advocacy, promoting diverse and independent media ownership, strong public media, quality journalism and universal access to communications.
Repository of historical perspectives on the evolution of the women's movement, men's studies, the transgendered community and the changes in gender roles over the years. Publications include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional publications, books and NGO, government and special reports.
Non-profit news organization established to enhance and balance media coverage in the Middle East, promote independent reporting in the region, and break down barriers to understanding in the Arab and Israeli journalism communities.
News, views, analysis and literature service for the progressive-minded. The agency is sponsored by Proutist Universal from its global headquarters in Denmark, and serves progressive publications around the world.
"The news that didn't make the news."
Educates students and the public about the importance of a truly free press for democratic self-government. Exposes and opposes news censorship and promotes independent investigative journalism, media literacy, and critical thinking.
"Journalism in the Public Interest."
Independent, non-profit newsroom whose goal is to "expose abuses of power and betrayals of the public trust by government, business, and other institutions, using the moral force of investigative journalism to spur reform through the sustained spotlighting of wrongdoing."
"Powerful Ideas, Practical Actions."
Helps shape and support the evolution of sustainable cultures and communities through analysis, tools for citizen engagement, and stories about real people working for a better world.