Manse Jacobi on Mon, 1 May 2000 16:42:59 +0200 (CEST)

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Re: <nettime> Independent Media Center (Seattle) en Freespeech TV visiting Europa.

thanks han for the memo! some minor corrections:

> Manse Jacobi collaborator with Freespeech TV ( )
> and cofounder of the Independent Media Center ( ).

i was amongst several, if not hundreds, who helped establish the
independent media center in seattle.  the independent media center is
becoming a worldwide virtual network, and hopes to function as a
multimedia news service, focusing on resistance to imperialist
globalization, but also covering various other issues, using open
publishing (see 

if you are interested in contributing/helping, please join the imc-global
list by sending a message to with "imc-global
<youremail>" in the message body (no quotes). 

> blockade.  More than 200 media activists worked together to bring out
> the message.  The website had more than 1.5 million visitors.  Daily
> about 45 minutes of news was produced and broadcasted by means
> of Satellite, Public Access Television and the internet.

the website had ~1.5 million *hits*, and roughly 100,000 visitors.  the
five daily documentaries were 30 minutes long.  people in europe who are
interested in screening either the one-hour compilation "showdown in
seattle", or the one recently produced on the "a16" imf/world bank
protests, over the next few weeks, please let me know. 


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