NYPD in the spotlight through YouTube

Initiatives like Witness have been doing it for years, but sites like YouTube resulting in a surge of new videos that expose Police excesses, corruption and brutality even in New York.  A recent article for the NY Times (Officers Become Accidental YouTube Stars) explores the issue further and is in effect an article about citizens … Continue reading NYPD in the spotlight through YouTube

YouTube opens Nonprofit Channels

YouTube's announced the creation of a Non-Profit Programme that gives US registered non-profits receive "a free non-profit specific YouTube channel where they can upload footage of their work, public service announcements, calls to action and more". The non-profit channels will feature, inter alia: A premium channel on YouTube that serves as a non-profit's hub for … Continue reading YouTube opens Nonprofit Channels