Iceland aims to become a legal safe haven for journalists

Icelandic Modern Media Initiative would offer protection against litigation Umbrellas don?t work in Iceland. When rain sweeps the small, volcanic island, which lies just beneath the Arctic Circle, the water assaults you from all directions. Icelanders equip themselves with hoods and waterproof clothing, shunning the accessories that keep people dry in tamer climates. But when it comes to the media, the concept of an umbrella is becoming increasingly ... Full Story »

Posted by Joey Baker - via Jay Rosen, Jeff Jarvis, NewsRack (Media), Jeppe Kabell (t), Peter Avalos (t), Jon Mitchell (t), Rachel Fus (t), Kaizar Campwala (t), Fabrice Florin (t), Fabrice Florin (f), David Fox (f)

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Mike LaBonte
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by Mike LaBonte - Aug. 22, 2010

This story incorrectly uses the word "media" in singular form many times. While viewpoints from outside of Iceland are discussed, no external sources are used.

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