Wednesday, January 20, 2010

A call to arms-get off that chair

A call to journalism's arms from Mark Luckie over at 10,000 words.

Get out of the newsroom and into the community he says reminding us journalists that

Now that e-mail, Google, and other internet technologies are a permanent fixture in newsrooms, many more journalists are doing their work from the comfort of their chairs.

As he says

California Watch, the investigative reporting team for which I serve as a multimedia producer, announced the "Open Newsroom." For one day, the California Watch team is hitting the streets in neighborhoods around the state and inviting readers to come chat with us, share ideas, or just share a cup of coffee.

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