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Intro: "Influential British parenting website Mumsnet was instrumental in bringing down scandal-ridden News of the World. Bill Coles reports from London on the remarkable grassroots campaign."

David Cameron meets with the family of Milly Dowler, 07/13/11. (photo: PA)
David Cameron meets with the family of Milly Dowler, 07/13/11. (photo: PA)

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A note of caution regarding our comment sections:

For months a stream of media reports have warned of coordinated propaganda efforts targeting political websites based in the U.S., particularly in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election.

We too were alarmed at the patterns we were, and still are, seeing. It is clear that the provocateurs are far more savvy, disciplined, and purposeful than anything we have ever experienced before.

It is also clear that we still have elements of the same activity in our article discussion forums at this time.

We have hosted and encouraged reader expression since the turn of the century. The comments of our readers are the most vibrant, best-used interactive feature at Reader Supported News. Accordingly, we are strongly resistant to interrupting those services.

It is, however, important to note that in all likelihood hardened operatives are attempting to shape the dialog our community seeks to engage in.

Adapt and overcome.

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Founder, Reader Supported News

+3 # jwb110 2011-07-14 11:25
These kinds of organizations are the future of effective protest. I am sure if you are outraged at any condition in the world in which you live, there is a boycot that can change that. Everything from Murdoch to Wall Street is fair game.

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