Lets look at some alt projects from the perspective of the 4opens realmedia

Published Date 10/6/17 1:04 PM https://realmedia.press Open data – the site has a RSS feed but is copyright so 1/2 of a open Open source –  its wordpress kinda open 1/2  Open “industrial” standards –  they do not easely support RSS podcasts and most media is corp hosted so 1/2 a open Open process – Process is opaque. Bronze 2 opensSilver 3 opensGold 4 … Continue reading Lets look at some alt projects from the perspective of the 4opens realmedia

A look at were alt grassroots media is at

Published Date 9/17/17 10:02 AM A look at some of the current alt/radical media projects in the UK Novra media These guys are some of the most intelligent “idiots” I know. They produce good content and they produce a lot of it. * FANTASTIC CONTENT * HARD WORKING * OLD, BROKEN AND DANGURUES NEW/OLD MEDIA … Continue reading A look at were alt grassroots media is at

Building alt grassroots media networks to challenge the traditional media

Published Date 7/16/17 7:30 PM Our current groups doing alt/grassroots media are to limited in there idea of what media could/should be. The is either a naivety or a dishonesty to all the current grassroots/alt media. They act and think they can be “big media” with out controlling the distribution of there content in any … Continue reading Building alt grassroots media networks to challenge the traditional media

Open letter to 4 alt grasssroots media groups about the openweb

Published Date 6/27/17 5:15 PM DRAFT (please comment) Building up alt/grassroots media would be nice to get a reply 🙂 NovaraMedia The Canary Reel Media Real News Hi guys, Good to get a reply about this project from you. OMN is a network of Open Media Sites. Its a push to #reboot the openweb that … Continue reading Open letter to 4 alt grasssroots media groups about the openweb

Trying to unstall the roll out of OMN

Published Date 5/12/17 11:55 AM Building up alt/grassroots media would be nice to get a reply 🙂 Hi guys, Good to get a reply about this project from you. OMN is a network of Open Media Sites. The currency (value) of the web is the link without linking content (no matter how good) it has … Continue reading Trying to unstall the roll out of OMN

Draw a line in the sand

Published Date 10/11/16 4:44 PM None of the current alt/grassroots media projects link to each other. Message them and ask why and refuse to support them till they do #thecanary #Reelnews #RealMedia #Novaramedia is basic KISS of lefty/radical/progressive thinking. What’s the solution? The minimum outcome a prominent small sidebar box front screen linking to other … Continue reading Draw a line in the sand

Looking at the tech and organising of UK alt grassroots media

How meany sites link to anuther alt/grassroots media sits. from this list of 38 UK sites only 2 link to anuther site. Many people find it hard to understand the underlining understandings that push projects based on flow and linking such as OMN and openweb. Here is a short list of activish projects. Silo Is … Continue reading Looking at the tech and organising of UK alt grassroots media

Outline of 20 years ups and downs of grassroots activism in the UK

Published Date 11/30/15 3:38 PM In my expirence the flowering of the indymedia networks followed by the first years of climatecamp were the high points of activist culture. The end of climate camp was the low point of activist culture, after this the drift to NGO and fashion was wide and dissipating. Occupy was a … Continue reading Outline of 20 years ups and downs of grassroots activism in the UK