Flickr Filtered – John Kennedy

From Global Voices:

The distinct 2.0ness with which an unprecedented environmental protest was carried out last week in southern China’s seaside Xiamen city seems to have resulted, as of June 7, in the service of two websites key to the exclusive blog coverage of the event being disrupted:, where live updates from the streets of Xiamen were being posted, and Flickr, where searches for keywords like ‘antipx’ and ‘xiamen’ bring back hundreds of images from the demonstration and later clashes with police and soldiers. [Full text]

Read more about the Xiamen protest via CDT. See also “Having Flickr problems?” from Shanghaiist.

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