Las Vegas’ Civic Disaster – Jay Rosen

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 …

Reframing Sustainable Tourism Hangout (2016)

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 – …

Digesting Borderland Environmental News = Por un nuevo periodismo ambiental en la zona fronteriza (1997)

Poster From the archives. This presentation was made at a 1997 conference. When it chooses to cover the U.S.-Mexico border, the majority of both U.S. and Mexican press accounts portray the border as a sharp dividing line, with one set of issues in the United States and another in Mexico. The reality is that the …