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YouTube: We're Going to a Party Party!

BY | Tuesday, May 13 2008

Happy Birthday Mike! Send the Senator a present: http://www.gravel2008.us/donate_now Music Credit: The Beatles Birthday Video by: Jon Kraus & Skyler McKinley http://www.gravel2008.us Read More

What Tools are YOU Using for Online Politics?

BY Colin Delany | Monday, May 12 2008

Let's help get a better sense of what tools political professionals are using, both for advocacy and to help elect candidates: take the 2008 E-Voter Institute Survey of Political and Advocacy Communications Leaders ... Read More

Introducing PdF's Weekly Roundup: Policy, Not Politics

BY Dave Witzel | Monday, May 12 2008

PdF's new email newsletter, the Policy Not Politics Weekly Roundup, will discuss what the rise of the networked age means for small 'g' governance Read More

Daily Digest: Obamacans Move On To Barack

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, May 12 2008

MoveOn announces the winner of its Obama ad contest; Andrew Sullivan, the web, and the fight against obedience, submission, and authoritarianism; a videoblogger asks, where is Ralph Nader's party and organization?; ... Read More

Daily Digest: Obamacans Move On To Barack

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, May 12 2008

MoveOn announces the winner of its Obama ad contest; Andrew Sullivan, the web, and the fight against obedience, submission, and authoritarianism; a videoblogger asks, where is Ralph Nader's party and organization?; ... Read More

Can Bob Barr Tap Into Ron Paul's Movement?

BY Luigi Montanez | Monday, May 12 2008

Bob Barr, who served in Congress as a Republican but is now registered with the Libertarian Party, today formally announced his entry into the Presidential race, and as the only candidate for his party’s nomination ... Read More

OMG! WARNING: Over the top, offensive humor!

BY Alan Rosenblatt | Sunday, May 11 2008

There seems to be no limit to the power of the people to use the internet to express themselves politically, artistically, ... you name it. Continuing in my emerging pattern of video show-n-tell, check out Hillary's ... Read More

YouTube: Crank That Mike Gravel!

BY | Saturday, May 10 2008

Behind the scenes footage from Senator Gravel's video shoot with Obama Girl. http://www.gravel2008.us http://www.barelypolitical.com Follow Mike on Twitter! http://twitter.com/Gravel2008 Read More

Obama Delegates Learn To Self-Organize

BY Joshua Levy | Friday, May 9 2008

A Washington State state delegate named Suzi LeVine, looking for an easy way to organize her state’s Obama delegates, turned to free wiki service Wetpaint, which helped her quickly build the Barack Obama Delegates ... Read More

Republican Social Media Site Tries to Turn "Yes We Can" Back on Obama

BY Colin Delany | Friday, May 9 2008

An interesting new GOP anti-Obama site, CanWeAsk.com mixes social media techniques and video to try to undermine Obama's credibility. But does the featured video actually backfire? Read More

News Briefs

RSS Feed monday >

First POST: Targeted

The digital humanitarian response to the earthquake in Nepal; the NYPD monitors children as young as age ten on social media; how Wikileaks crossed the line between transparency and an invasion of privacy by posting the Sony Pictures emails; and much, much more. GO

friday >

First POST: Overreaching

Why the FCC balked at the Comcast-TimeWarner deal; Sheryl Sandberg wants Hillary Clinton to lean into the White House; the UK's Democracy Club brings a lot more information to election season; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Ownership

"Tell us more about your bog"; the shrinking role of public participation on campaign websites; "Aaron's Law" has been reintroduced in Congress; is the Comcast-TimeWarner merger on its last legs?; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Bush League

Presidential candidates hiding behind Super PACs; what this means for American democracy; demos at the White House; a demand for Facebook to be more open about news in the newsfeed; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Glass Half Full

A new Pew study on open government data in the US; the FOIA exemption ruffling transparency advocates' feathers; social media bot farms; and much, much more. GO

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