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Global Companies Pulling Ads from You Tube

Companies such as AT&T, Verizon, and Toyota are pulling advertising from Google and You Tube, after fears their ads appeared next to racist or extreme content. An advertising boycott that began with companies in the UK early this year has spread to the EU and the US, with companies like…

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Grassroots Profile – My Campaign Coach

A Fort Worth political consulting firm is creating podcasts and free resources for political activists. See how these Texas guys are giving you tools you need. If you’ve been a regular reader of Greener Grassroots, you know that one of my frustrations in politics is with information gatekeepers: those folks who…

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TX Activist Arrested After Recording Open Meeting

A Texas Activist was arrested after recording an open committee hearing. Legislators seem to be interpreting the law to suit themselves and thwart transparency. This afternoon a woman was removed from a committee hearing at the Texas state capitol, and arrested for attempting to record the meeting. Amy Hedtke, a…

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You Tube’s New Filter Option Stirs Controversy

You Tube’s new content filter has many content creators concerned, as some entire channels become invisible with the filter. Did You Tube censor LGBT channels? You Tube’s new optional filter is causing some controversy among users of the video service, following a weekend that saw channel creators discovering that many…