YouTube Reporters' Center Launches in Wake of Iran Elections

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Jun 29, 2009 • References: youtube & twitter
The Internet has absolutely revolutionized the way citizen journalism happens, and Google has enabled it to happen with the launch of the YouTube Reporters’ Center.

With videos from heavy hitters like Katie Couric on how to conduct a good interview, NPR’s Scott Simon on how to tell a good story and Nicholas Kristof on how to cover a global crisis, the YouTube Reporters’ Center could easily be seen as the next generation of journalism education. Check out the promo video above and be sure to weigh in below. Stats for Enabling Citizen Journalism Trending: Older & Mild
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