The UO Journalism staffers at the Daily Emerald — currently on strike — are wisely using all social networking tools at their disposal to get their word out. They’ve set up a blog to update interested parties on their thoughts, progress, news, actions. I haven’t checked for a Facebook group but I assume if there isn’t one yet it’s coming any second.

Much to explore!!

The striking Emerald staff blog is:

Independent Journalism

The Oregon Commentator, of all publications, has come out in support of our strike. You can see the full text of the OC’s editorial here.

An old friend and colleague, Kellee Weinhold, created two incredibly cool and important tools for all media writers. The first is her blog, The Tongue Untied, an essential source for teaching and writing. How she makes grammar hy-larious, I don’t know. But she does.