Daily Archives: 18 April 2007

‘Journos no longer write history’s first draft’

The shootout at Virginia Tech has marked a giant leap for citizen journalism. On 9/11, passengers in the aeroplanes heading towards World Trade Center made calls on their mobile phones. This time, when the gunman went on the rampage, a Palestinian graduate student Jamal Albarghouti was shooting pictures with his cell phone. Albarghouti appeared on…