Stasi Net? UK Press ‘regulation deal’ sparks fears of high libel fines for bloggers

Guardian | No can quite figure out how Leveson went from Murdoch phone hacking to regulating internet speech.

WEB OF DECEIT: Common Purpose and Media Standards Trust Exposed in the National Press Today

Disturbing questions over Leveson’s key adviser, Sir David Bell and ‘Common Purpose’: Special Investigation into a central figure in the McAlpine scandal and judicial inquiry into the press – Sir David Bell’s suitability as senior adviser to Leveson Inquiry under scrutiny – Sir David is a trustee of the tarnished Bureau of Investigative Journalism – […]

Establishment Getting Desperate: ‘Gov’t black-ops must be more transparent’

Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire It seems that the alternative media is winning the hearts and minds of the public, and critical thinking is on the rebound. This is evidenced by the establishment’s latest panick episode, led by UK social engineering and gatekeeper organisation, Demos (calling themselves a ‘think tank’) who, we are told, are […]

‘Common Purpose’ Now Infects Libya

By Maha Ellawati Benghazi Almost a thousand Libyans have so far attended courses designed to help them better understand the working of civil society in a democracy. So far, 26 courses and workshops have been run in Tripoli, Benghazi, Al Beida, Derna and Misrata by UK-based charity Common Purpose. Project Manager, Australian-born Nacho Galvez, told Libya […]

The Ben Fellows Radio Show with guest Patrick Henningsen

Great conversation as Ben Fellows welcomes guest Patrick Henningsen from the 21st Century Wire, covering a range of topics including the media, online gaming, society, Common Purpose, the EU, Middle East developments and the online information revolution. http://www.thebenfellowsradioshow.com  ….