Thursday, July 21, 2011

NEW NS Right to Know Website

We have a new website, consolidating our blog and our main website in one place. now points to our new site.  Please refresh your browser if you still see the old site.  points to the RTK/FOI blog.

It will be a couple days before everything works perfectly, so please bear with us.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

No need to FoI, just ask, says Richmond Council - Richmond & Twickenham Times


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An influx of Freedom of Information (FoI) requests has prompted a council request for people to call their councillors first. Councillor Geoffrey Samuel, deputy leader of Richmond Council , asked people to try other avenues when they had questions for the ...


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Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Quote of the Day - Clay Shirky

"News has to be subsidized because society’s truth-tellers can’t be supported by what their work would fetch on the open market... Markets supply less reporting than democracies demand." 
-- Clay Shirky, Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic, July 9, 2011 via The Technium, Found Quotes, 8