Don't shoot me, I'm only the messenger!" Record numbers of journalists worldwide are murdered, imprisoned, censored, gagged and coerced. Newspapers decline while social networks, twitter, blogs and independent news sites (http://www.thecanary.co/ http://mashable.com) appeal to those hungry for constant updates as well as those desperate for a view that be distinct from the mainstream packaged news items from http://www.reuters.com/ complete with http://www.gettyimages.es/ all served up in varying order by the oligarchy of media barons.
Let's discuss journalism.
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