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Your views on Citizen Journalism

  1. No, I'd rather get my news from trusted/traditional sources such as CNN, NYTimes, WSJ

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  2. Yes, I believe citizen journalism offers more insight/truth than conventional sources

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  3. I'd hear from both but I'd be inclined to trust conventional sources more

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    40.0%
  4. I don't trust anything

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    60.0%
  1. Dec 1, 2009 #1
    We have all witnessed the power of Twitter Journalism this summer during the Iranian elections. This kind of citizen journalism seems to be gaining popularity. But some consider them to be lacking accountability. What is your opinion on this?
     
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  3. Dec 1, 2009 #2
    I think it goes both ways. You would need to use the same discretion that you should use when interpreting information on internet.
     
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