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An Intro to Citizen Journalism - the rapidian press pit #3

by (scott warren)

Submitted 02-01-2010 under OPINION

 This past week  the Rapidian's 3rd press pit, which brought a chance for local citizen journalists to come together and exchange ideas and gain advice from each other, was held at the Rapidian's Wealthy St office. I was anxious to meet...

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Making Choices: Open Identity on Rapidian

by (LCirivello)

Submitted 09-22-2009 under OPINION

When working with community volunteers to design The Rapidian, we faced some very interesting questions and choices. What should The Rapidian look like? What should it encourage? What should we seek to avoid? Out of many lengthy discussions arose...

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What is The Rapidian?

by (LCirivello)

Submitted 09-14-2009 under NEWS

The Rapidian is an experiment. Not so much about technology, but about community building. The free flow of local information is crucial to community vitality, civic engagement and a functioning democracy. The Rapidian is a project to address this...

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