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Government compliance and due diligence to citizens is in short supply these days. With media coverage on important topics declining worldwide at an astonishing rate we are seeing ‘need to know’ news essentially unknown to the general public. A r
Images of the Week: 06.09.13 Big murals are proliferating at the moment but it is still the domain of the individual street artist to smack up smaller works, stickers, stencils, wheatpastes and the like. We’re featuring quite a few of these smal
Mandy C. Deprato sworn under oath in Florida testified that she and her mother, Sonya Deprato are drug addicts. Today, May 23, 2013 they are using Tennessee S.S.I. to purchase those drugs by Deprato’s own admission under oath. Mandy fled Florida wi
June 7,2013, alarming facts were discovered about what appears to be why local Brevard County attorneys allowed to fabricate evidence and perjure in local courts without regard to the law. Local officials appear to be avoiding the questions as they w
Here’s our weekly interview of the street, this week featuring Beau Stanton, Brett Flanigan, Cannon Dil, Cosbe, Creepy, Deeker, Gats, Icy & Sot, Invurt, Jaz, Keely, Nunca, Rubin, Sexer, Solus, Sonni, Zimad. Top image > Brett Flanigan and Canno
On May 11th, the police and the Japanese Coast guard held joint anti-terrorism drills. The original article posted by Jiji Tsushin explains that the joint exercise against terrorism was held at Fukushima II (Daini) about 10 kilometers south of the da
Astonishing news coming from Fukushima diary last month; Date city located in Fukushima prefecture reportedly began serving bamboo shoots to all kindergarten, elementary, and junior high schools starting this May as apart of the school luch menu. Fuk
Images of the Week: 05.12.13Here’s our weekly interview of the street, this week featuring B.D. White, Col Wallnuts, Dan Witz, Greg LaMarche, Jon Hall, Josef Kristofoletti, JR, Mr. Penfold, Mr. Toll, and W.The inaugural wall from a new program
The furloughs resulted in slower air traffic in major cities, as well as delays and disruptions across the country causing both economic and political disruption. Have personal political agendas and lack of compromise resulted in an all out guerrilla
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —A proposal to expand background checks failed in Washington, but several entrepreneurs say they have a different answer to curbing gun violence. Read More here: Wesh 2 News It appears as if new ideas for gun control have emerge
Kimani "Kiki" Gray was standing in front of a friends home on E. 52nd St. near Tilden ave, in East Flatbush with five other young men when he was spotted by two undercover cops just before 11:30 p.m. Saturday evening. According to the two officers, a
The city of Boston currently on lockdown "order of shelter", while authorities look to aprehend bombing suspect.So who are the suspects? The suspects who are brothers, have been identified as Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev.Below are pictures of the
In the wake of the senseless terror attack in Boston yesterday, we received numerous calls and emails. As usual we will not be posting countless pictures of this tragedy. Again, we are an organization made up of journalists, both professional and fre
Jorge Bergogolio, the archbishop of Buenos Aires, was elected pope today Wednesday, March 13th 2013. Pope Francis is the first South American to be elected Pope. He stood before an enthusiastic crowd in Vatican Square with the white smoke still bill
US Press Association members Taikeya Johnson & Samaye Guy with Mario and Courtney Lopez, Train, Carly Rae Jepsen, Anderson Cooper, Psy, Taylor Swift, Ryan Seacrest, Neon Trees, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and Times Square Host Allison Hagendorf
With regards to the horrific tragedy that occurred in Newtown, Connecticut. After reviewing several submissions in various forms, we will not be posting any material directly here on the US Press Association website. Much of this material is highly d
It is true that the US Press Association, Freelance Press Association & US Free Public Press are all new organizations in comparison to the Mega Media Conglomerates that exist today. Even those large, main stream media outlets once had humble beg
SANTA MONICA,CA - Aug 19, 2012 The VH1 Do Something Awards took place. The Awards show honors youth 25 and under who are who have started projects/organizations to make the world a better place. I was granted access to photograph the red carpet.Submi
We were going to wait until the early part of next year to make this announcement. After the unfortunate incident this week in NYC, we discussed and decided to announce the launch of the USFPP " United States Free Public Press - The Freelance Columns
DNC NOTES:CHARLOTTE, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Calling it a "tribute to the dynamic convention host state," the Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC) today announced part of the lineup for festivities that will precede Presid
Thats right "Nerdapaloooza"! While many of you have indeed heard of Lollapaloooza, many of you may be scratching your head at the name Nerdapalooza. This music festival has actually been around since 2007. Nerdapalooza was conceived by John "hex" C
We would like to congratulate all of our members who were able to participate in covering Lollapalooza 2012. We are proud of the way you were able to represent your own blogs, websites, magazines, publications, podcasts etc, as well as represent the
With the 2012 elections right around the corner, now is the time to prepare to cover both local and national political events. Many local town hall meetings, conventions, rallys and other political events will require journalist to meet with the even
It's that time of year again. It's summer and it's the season of concerts, live shows and festivals of all varieties. I can't think of a better time for freelance journalist to pad their portfolios with an array of wonderful stories, interviews, phot
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