WASHINGTON — Under China’s new anti-rumor spreading laws, the communist Chinese government is holding two bloggers for violations of that law. Reuters reported that a cartoonist and a blogger are now in government custody for violating the online “rumor mongering” law. It is an attempt by the Chinese communist government to eliminate the spreading of […]
WASHINGTON — As the Democrats and President Barack Obama pat themselves on the back for giving almost nothing to fund the federal government, the news media is praising Obama’s crackdown rhetoric on bloggers. Various news outlets reported on this part of Obama’s speech, after the partial government shutdown was officially ended Wednesday. The Washington Post […]
Jonathan Tasini, the blogger who is suing the Huffington Post for not paying contributors to the site, follows the same model when it comes to his own site. According to Gawker, Tasini launched his Working Life blog in 2004 and encouraged readers to contribute with the possibility of being paid. Tasini’s blog, Working Life, was […]
AIM’s Benjamin Johnson interviews Former Congressman Ernest Istook Jr. from Oklahoma and currently a Distinguished Fellow with The Heritage Foundation. The Congressman condemns Republican Leadership for not aggressively attacking Obamacare.
Arianna Huffington, fresh off the sale of her website to AOL for $315 million, told unpaid bloggers that threatened to strike to go ahead because no one will notice. The Wrap reports: She argued that blogging on the Huffington Post is equivalent to going on Rachel Maddow, Jon Stewart or the “Today” show to promote […]
It was just a week ago when AOL stunned the media world by announcing a deal to purchase the left leaning website The Huffington Post for $315 million. Since that time, many of the unpaid bloggers have risen up in protest complaining that Arianna Huffington will profit from their work and that they deserve a […]
10/20/2013 - China holds 2 Bloggers for Spreading Rumors
10/18/2013 - Obama: I Only Like Bloggers Who Support Me!
4/15/2011 - Blogger Suing HuffPo Doesn’t Pay His Own Bloggers
3/15/2011 - Bloggers Briefing with Former Congressman Ernest Istook Jr. (R-OK)
3/5/2011 - Arianna Huffington Tells Bloggers: ‘Go Ahead and Strike’
2/14/2011 - HuffPo Blogonomics