Las Vegas’ Civic Disaster – Jay Rosen #RJquestions

Photo Noted journalism outsider’s outsider Jay Rosen (@jayrosen_nyu) spoke in Las Vegas Thursday in the Greenspun Hall Auditorium (View in Google Maps) at University of Nevada Las Vegas on the civic disaster called the Review Journal. Yes, it’s a bother to figure out parking at UNLV, but this was one of the tickets of the year for …

2016 National Park Week #FindYourPark

April 16 through 24, 2016 is National Park Week in the USA. The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and on 16 days this year, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Planeta.com will be highlighting events around the country, sharing live Periscope videos and …

Reframing Sustainable Tourism Hangout

A new take and new book on some perplexing conundrums for fans and friends of responsible, eco, conscious travel, presenting our April 2016 hangout on Reframing Sustainable Tourism. Guests: Authors  +Keith Bosak and +Stephen McCool Key Words: Brazil – Case Studies – Community – Critical Discussion – Framework –Geography – India – Las Vegas – New System …

Hurricane Sandy 2012

2012 Super Storm Ron’s Blog: Hunkering Down and Bracing for Hurricane Sandy … News Coverage PBS Newshour CS Monitor ABC Earthsky http://www.epa.gov/sandy http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/forget-sustainability-its-about-resilience.html Social Web Google Crisis Map ‘Frankenstorm’ Sandy hits the North American East Coast Storify Social-media-fails-hurricane-sandy http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bianca-bosker/hurricane-sandy-instagram_b_2061590.html http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2012-11/wikipedia-sandy Media Coverage Guardian Photoshopping and Sandy http://theweek.com/article/index/235578/10-fake-photos-of-hurricane-sandy http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/10/instasnopes-sorting-the-real-sandy-photos-from-the-fakes/264243 http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/10/if-you-cant-beat-em-subvert-em-countering-misinformation-on-the-viral-web/264366 http://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffbercovici/2012/11/01/why-time-magazine-used-instagram-to-cover-hurricane-sandy Local Sources http://www.nyc.gov/html/visitors_alt.html http://www.nycgo.com – …