(Updated) Week 2- Media Compilation

Video ‘Grounded TV Takes Viewers to Tent City’
Audio ‘Vancouver Tent City Tales and Tunes’
Photo set by Blackbird

Article ‘Video contradicts police statement on undercovers’, Straight
Article ‘Olympic Tent Village gives respite’ in New Jersey paper
Article ‘We don’t want to be here’ in National Post
Article ‘Squatters at Olympic Tent Village digging in for long haul‘ in Province
Article, ‘Voices from the Olympic Tent Village’, Rabble
Article ‘A Tour of Tent Village’ in Vancouver Observer
Article ‘Behind the Scenes’ Pulsemedia
Article, ‘Tents aren’t enough’, Vancouver Sun

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7 responses to “(Updated) Week 2- Media Compilation

  1. This morning a reporter for CNN’s ireport stopped by in a Mercedes Benz and snakeskin boots to try to set up a 3-minute media spot. This guy (Percy Lipinski ) in addition to being a reporter is a US military contractor and former US Secrete Service Contractor. Here’s his asinine, misleading, and dismissive “reporting” on Olympics protests:

    http://www.ireport.com/docs/DOC-409237

    I suggest the Tent Village either have nothing to do with this jackass, or, bring our own cameras and pie the douchebag.

    • Bummer. Its always a challenge to figure out how the media is going to portray you, and unfortunately for independent guys like me it gives us a bad name. Being met with suspicion is understandable, but its also unfortunate because it can get in the way of telling a truly compelling and honest story.

  2. I am an American videojournalist, and I recently completed the video I made about the Tent Village during my trip to the Olympics. Please check out the link below, and share widely – the more people that see this, the better!

    Keep up the fight,

    N

  3. Thank You Nick! Share the video, above, with EVERYONE!

  4. This is a fabulous video Nick. Thanks for creating it!

  5. I have been trying to get this video out to as many different places as possible, including CNN iReport. If anyone needs information for me to help spread the video, please let me know! The link and embed code can be found on the YouTube video page – just right click the above video to open the YT video page and get that information.

    Please embed and spread!

  6. Heey πŸ˜‰ Thank you for this video πŸ˜‰ I like your blog very much πŸ˜‰

    If you want to feel free and come to my blog πŸ˜‰ http://luukki.wordpress.com πŸ˜‰

    one more time thank you for this video!
    bye

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