The Committee to Protect Bloggers Says Goodbye
The Committee to Protect Bloggers Says Goodbye: Off Our Asses and Into the World
"Sixteen months after I began it, I am closing down the Committee to Protect Bloggers. There are a host of reasons for my decision, but the short one is, the organization is no longer sustainable. This will be the last post on the blog. The blog itself will remain up as long as the hosting service wishes to keep it in place.
Although the Committee to Protect Bloggers is done, the legal organization behind it is not. That organization has already created several independent projects and has begun a new one.
First of all, check out Blogswana, an AIDS-focused citizen journalism undertaking in Botswana. It is an attempt to put into practice my belief that bloggers, in order to avoid devolving into irrelevancy, are going to have to get off their asses and into the world.
... "إذن ، نقول وداعاً لجمعية حماية المدوّنين ، والتي لم تكن ذات أثر فاعل ... بالنسبة للعرب ... أو هكذا أظن ، والله أعلم