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The interviewee's right to "edit" a transcript or story

December 12, 2011

Tags: censorship, interviewee's rights

A reader asked: When I am going to interview (unpaid) interviewees and publish an account of their experiences, do I give them the transcript? Do I have sole discretion about how what I write is written or does the interviewee have the right to revise? What should we discuss and agree to in advance about what's going to happen? (more…)

Amazon policy triggers Amazonfail twitter outrage

April 13, 2009

Tags: Amazon, censorship

Amazonfail. Craig Seymour in his blogpost Is Amazon.com homophobic? Amazon.fail and you're done launched a spring 2009 controversy about which there has been MUCH Twittering. Amazon later explained (more…)