Oh My News

OhmyNews (Hangul: 오마이뉴스) is a South Korean online news website with the motto "Every Citizen is a Reporter". It was founded by Oh Yeon Ho on February 22, 2000.It is the first of its kind in Korea to accept, edit and publish articles from its readers, in an open source style of news reporting. About 20% of the site's content is written by the 55-person staff, while most of the articles are written by other freelance contributors who are mostly ordinary citizens.
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  • Why Chilean Hyperlocal Network Mi Voz Succeeds Where Patch Failed

    … which are rarely heard in Chile — where the limited news coverage that did exist was generally about scandals or crime. After Domínguez, who had a background working on digital communication with non-profits, observed how Korea’s Oh My News was activating residents to tell their own stories, he wanted to do something similar in Chile. He teamed up…

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