Posts Tagged ‘citizen journalism’

Rodney King Beating

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Twenty years ago today a citizen journalist shot this video footage of LAPD officers savagely beating motorist Rodney King, media coverage of the beating set off riots that engulfed the city. Found at YouTube from terrorstorm99.

Citizen Journalism: Moments After Moscow Domodedovo Airport Bombing

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

At least 35 people have been killed by a terrorist explosion at Moscow’s busiest Airport, Domodedovo. Around one hundred and thirty others have been hurt by the blast in the luggage collection area of the international arrivals hall. Police say one, or several suicide bombers could be to blame. Found at YouTube from RussiaToday.

Citizen Journalism Video Of The San Bruno Fire

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Citizen journalism video footage of the San Bruno fire. Found at YouTube from m1m2creative.

Found at YouTube from eddyisboss.

Minnesota Tornado Overhead

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Phone camera footage showing a tornado only yards from a car full of people that got caught under a funnel cloud touching down next to them in Minnesota on June 17, 2010. A very small but violent tornado. Found at YouTube from X via PlumboStudios21.

Iranians Protest Election Results

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

This is a remarkable BBC report about the popular protests against the results of the recent Iranian elections:

Tornado Chases Tornado Chaser Down Kansas Country Road

Monday, April 13th, 2009