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  • 43 Things - A social networking site where users create accounts and then share lists of goals and hopes.
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  • Babblestorm - People in the UK sharing items of interest to discuss and rank the latest news items. Create a profile and submit content.
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  • Backfence.com - Citizen journalism site for posting news, information and events. Currently covering California, Illinois, Maryland and Virginia.
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  • Barefoot Workshops - Details about a not-for-profit body offering workshops in documentary film making. Project list and gallery showcases the use of participatory video in the developing world to address issues such as HIV/AIDS, displacement, natural disaster, and youth empowerment.
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  • BMark.it - Register to vote and discuss items listed in news directory.
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  • BrooWaha - Project enabling people to write about news events in their U.S. city. Contributors' input ranked according to popularity.
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  • CNN: I-Reports - Accepts video, photos and audio from a computer or cell phone. A compilation of news items submitted by citizen journalism.
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  • Coastsider - News and information covering the San Mateo county communities. Open for readers to post stories, add to the conversation, or ask a question.
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  • freshare - Resource for news, information, pictures and events relevant to the Ozarks, Missouri.
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  • Global Voices - A focal point for citizens’ media. Providing training, online tutorials, and free open-source tools for people around the world to use safely to express themselves. Offers weblog, wiki, and aggregator of international weblogs.
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  • Helium - Citizen journalism outlet offering a platform for writers to write articles on topics about which they are knowledgeable.
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  • Hypergene MediaBlog - Dealing with participatory journalism, and how audiences shape tomorrow's news. Written by media design consultants Chris Willis and Shayne Bowman.
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  • iBrattleboro - Alternative information source and community forum for Brattleboro, VT.
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  • JeQQ - A social bookmarking site at which users can submit and share news, get listed and vote on other posts.
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  • Kuro5hin - Community discussion website focused on primarily on culture and technology. Content generated and selected by the users, with the exception of site news which is written by the editors.
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  • MeriNews - Platform where citizens can share news and debate general issues. Content tends to focus on events in India.
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  • mixeye - A platform for public journalism. Submit insights and opinions, news and events.
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  • Muncie Free Press - Publishing citizen and volunteer submitted journalism for East Central Indiana. Includes user guide, blogs, frequently asked questions, and contact form.
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  • Newsvine - Register to add a news story, comment or write a column. Open source, community news service, which lets members customize the news viewed.
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  • NowPublic - Vancouver-based platform for participatory news-gathering. Global posts of news, photos, and video.
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  • OhmyNews International - Online newspaper with the motto "every citizen is a reporter". The majority of articles are written by freelance contributors.
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  • Public Press - Global and local filters displaying citizen published columns, photos, questions, classifieds, and events.
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  • Publish A Letter .com - Send letters to the editor of any English language newspaper in the world. In case the letter is not printed, post the letter also on this site.
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  • Sportingo - Register and write articles on any sports-related event. Vote, discuss and set the forum's agenda.
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  • Tennessee Folk - Citizen journalism and networking site, with a particular focus on rural places. Tools for creating classifieds, weblogs and for sharing events, links, and images.
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  • Universal Hub - Group of bloggers in Boston write about community news and information.
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  • WickedLocal - That’s “wicked” as in “very” – not “witch.” Provides tools for New England communities to write stories, join forums, post events, upload videos and publish pictures.
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  • Wikinews:Wikinews needs you! - Explains the basics of writing articles for the Wikinews community, how to edit a page, plus links to the newsroom and tips on how to ask for help.
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  • WinnipegFIRST - Grassroots local news site covering community events in Winnipeg, Canada. Contribute, comment and blog.
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  • Your Hub - Community site to share stories and photos, events, weblog items and classifieds among USA-based neighborhoods.
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