#welovetheNHS – America, the NHS and social media

In the last two days something special happened on Twitter. Again. Twitter users in their thousands have this time rushed to defend the NHS against American critics of Barack Obama’s healthcare reforms. The Guardian reported that ‘US critics have accused the service of putting an “Orwellian” financial cap on the value on human life, of …

JEEcamp 2009

“It’s not a revolution if no one gets hurt” – Thomas Friedman On Friday I attended JEEcamp – an ‘unconference’ aimed at journalists and publishers to look at how the industry could deal with the decline of regional journalism, effects of the recession, citizen journalism and general online media. The keynote speech by Kyle McRae, the founder …