Political parties and organizations on the web:
[9.2g.1] Project Vote Smart
[9.2g.6] PBS: By the People
[9.2g.8] OnlineJournalism.com [ sponsored by the USC Annenberg Online Journalism Review ]
[9.2g.9] “Progessive” blogs: Blogspot
“Progessive” blogs: Blogspot: Neravt
[9.2g.11] “Progessive” blogs: AboutUs
[9.2g.12] “Conservative” blogs: Calpundit
[9.2g.13] “Conservative” blogs: Wizbangblog
[9.2g.14] “Conservative” blogs: intellectualconservative.com
Connectforkids.org is a useful site for blogs for middle-school students
[9.2g.16] Ogg, E. (2006). Building and managing your community. Online Journalism Review: engaging newspaper readers through blogs
[9.2g.17] Gordon, S. (2006). Blogs in the MSM: Rating the roundups. Online Journalism Review.
For further reading on on-line journalism:
Armstrong, J. & Zuniga, M. M. (2006). Crashing the gate: Netroots, grassroots, and the rise of people-powered politics. New York: Chelsea Green Publishing.
Craig, R. (2004). Online journalism: Reporting, writing, and editing for new media. New York: Wadsworth.
De Wold, R. (2001). Introduction to online journalism: Publishing news and information. Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon.
Foust, J. C. (2004). Online journalism: Principles and practices of news for the web. New York: Holcomb Hathaway Publishing.
Gunter, G. (2003). News and the Net. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
Hall, J. (2001). Online journalism: A critical primer. Sterling VA: Pluto Press.
Kolodzy, J. (2006). Convergence journalism: Writing and reporting across the news media. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
Li, X. (Ed.). (2006). Internet newspapers: The making of a mainstream medium. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
Pavlik, J. V. (2001). Journalism and new media. New York: Columbia University Press.
Quinn, S., & Filak, Q. (2005). Convergent journalism: An introduction—writing and producing across media. New York: Focal Press.
Stovall, J. G. (2003). Journalism on the Web. Boston: Allyn & Bacon.
The Missouri Group. (2001). Telling the story: Writing for print, broadcast, and on-line media. Boston: Bedford/St. Martin’s.