Where is the conversation?

Photo: 7MagicMountains A conversation is communication between two or more people. A good conversation occurs when people listen to one another over time. (poster). This essay addresses three questions: What have we learned? Where do we want to go? And … Where is the conversation? Let’s explore current online platforms that enable the gambit of …

International Decade of Indigenous Languages

Poster The United Nations has declared an International Decade of Indigenous Languages, to begin in 2022. The United Nations General Assembly adopted the resolution on the rights of Indigenous Peoples which includes the proclamation of 2022-2032 as International Decade of Indigenous Languages. undocs.org/A/74/396 #Today, following the conclusion of #IYIL2019, #UNGA adopted the resolution on the …

Native America Calling

Logo Recommended listening Native America Calling – nativeamericacalling.com – is a live Monday-Friday, call-in program linking public radio stations, the Internet, and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. Each program engages noted guests and experts with callers throughout the USA and is designed to improve the quality of …

Zoom

Verbs Zoom = to move or travel quickly Also: an app Making the most of the social web, we are seeking your tips on making the most of real-time video calls. Where is the conversation? Everywhere! Are you using Duo, Facetime, Facebook Messenger, Houseparty, Skype, Whatsapp, or Zoom? We explore this in depth: Key Links …

Comic Strip

Comic Strip = a sequence of drawings in boxes that tell an amusing story, typically printed in a newspaper or comic book Elsewhere on the Web Far Side – New work Mother Goose and Grimm Pickles Zits Planeta Editorial Cartoons The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Storyteller

Digital Literacy Quiz

Poster Planeta.com’s Digital Literacy Quiz – planeta.com/digital-literacy-quiz – is used in tandem with our workshops and February’s Responsible Travel Week. Participants choose what they want to learn and score their own performances. The Digital Literacy Quiz is part of our ongoing, effort of cyber housekeeping — updating social web components and widgets embedded on our …

Email Links

Photo Links related to email Embedded Tweets Scared to check my email — Alice Gorman (@drspacejunk) July 9, 2020 Headlines https://www.fastcompany.com/40583060/18-gmail-settings-that-will-change-how-you-think-about-your-inbox https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/06/out-of-office-message-email/562394 Gmail – You can change the name that’s linked to your email address, but you can’t change your email address. Nerdy Email Poll – How often do you open your email? Personally, I …

Radio Links

Poster Links to radio presented in somewhat random fashion: Marconi Twitter @joshshepperd @RadioTaskForce @LondonSounds @alerprensa @YuuyumRadio @RadioNational @DelValleRadio @radioadelaide @wearehpr @KNPRnews @BBC @99piorg @2CC @HashtagRadio @radiorethink Radio Discussions radiodiscussions.com Forum Radio Rethink radiorethink.com – @radiorethink – Facebook Apps – Airpocket http://www.radiorethink.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/rr.page/pageID KVNV KVNV – Wikipedia https://knpr.org/discover-music Headlines http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-25/saying-goodbye-to-radio-australia-after-37-years/8240296 http://www.chicagotribune.com/bluesky/technology/ct-fcc-fm-radio-smartphone-wp-bsi-20170219-story.html http://www.niemanlab.org/2016/04/left-on-the-dial-with-young-people-trading-amfm-for-streaming-will-radio-find-a-home-in-your-next-car – @NiemanLab https://boingboing.net/2016/04/11/radiooooo-pick-a-country-pic.html Elsewhere on …

Awaye!

Logo Recommended listening Presented by Daniel Browning, the weekly, hour-long AWAYE! features diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from Indigenous radio broadcasters around the world. Awaye! covers music (from the yidaki and gumleaf to techno), arts, spirituality, politics, dance, literature, theatre – in short, the healthy and vibrant …

Improving Environmental Journalism

Photo: Ajit Huilgol, US Fish and Wildlife, Pangolin Essay There is no better way to understand our world than by being environmentally conscious and active. Planeta.com embraces conscious travel and ecotourism – mindful journeys that respect the natural and cultural worlds. These travels are continuing steps toward an evolving compact with the future. We may …