Random Links 402 #Bersih 2.0

Bersih: Whom does media serve?

Catching up with one of my favorites, The Nut Graph. Perhaps, the heavily funded main stream media can learn a thing or two? Starting with the following questions:

“. . . whom did the Malaysian traditional media serve in their recent coverage of the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih 2.0) and its 9 July 2011 rally? What would the reporting have looked like if the media had lived up to their social obligation to inform the people fairly, comprehensively and accurately of Bersih-related events? And what did the coverage instead look like?”

Bersih 2.0: “Illegal”, chaos-causing “communists”?

Written few days before the big walk. Seriously, time to free the PSM6!

BN vs Bersih: Comparing 2007 and 2011

Memories past, and fresh memories.

Political affray in Malaysia: Taken to the cleaners

What a title! Includes the iconic photo.

Live – Bersih 2.0 gathering

Just in case you missed it, here’s a line by line, tweet by tweet account.


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