citizen journalists

I'm Glad Citizen Journalists Are Out There, Giving Us More Choice

John Stossel, PJ Media

We have lots of new media options today. Joe Rogan's podcast covers viewpoints from all sides. He has won a huge audience. Dave Rubin reports on YouTube from a classical liberal perspective. Naomi Brockwell covers how tech is changing the world. On the right, Ben Shapiro, Steven Crowder and Candace Owens irreverently critique my New York City neighbors' sacred cows. On the left, Sam Harris has attracted a big podcast following by discussing all kinds of ideas, and Jimmy Dore takes a principled left-wing stand. I don't agree with all those new media people. I very much disagree with some of them. But I'm glad they are out there, giving us more choice.

Drudge Slams Journo Law as Fascist Staff

Matt Drudge called Feinstein's proposed media shield law that would be applied only to “real reporters,” not bloggers, 'fascist,' tweeting, "Gov't declaring who qualifies for freedom of press in digital age is ridiculous! It belongs to anyone."