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Independent Media: Vibrant and Growing

The Tyee's favourite reads.

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Canada's independent media sector is growing, providing fresh perspectives and rounding out the conversations citizens need to make the best decisions. The Internet -- cheap, nimble and everywhere -- is key to that success.

Interested in what other independent media we at The Tyee read and admire? Read on, and add your own favourites by commenting below -- this is by no means intended to be comprehensive.

For a Tyee backgrounder on thought-provoking reads regarding independent media and media concentration, visit The Tyee's Media Backgrounder.

General interest, news, politics:

Print and online (Canadian):

Online only (Canadian):

Online only (American):

Culture, literary, lifestyle (print and online):

Independent media organizations, sites, and resource lists:



Aggregators, social bookmarking sites, and social networks:



The Blogosphere:

Far too vast to get into, there are some real gems in the citizen journalism world. To start, check out:


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