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Indybay Denied BIO Credentials
by indybay
Sunday Jun 6th, 2004 2:30 AM
BIO 2004 has denied Indybay credentials due to writing from an "activist point of view"
On May 17th an Indybay journalist applied with the BIO 2004 International Conference to obtain press credentials. After playing phone tag with the corporation for weeks the reporter was denied credentials under the pretense of "writing from the activist point of view, directly being related to activist organizations and opposing biotechnology".

Objectivity is an illusion!

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Credentials given only to actual news organizations.xqz-1Monday Jun 7th, 2004 10:23 AM
Hmmm...JamesMonday Jun 7th, 2004 7:19 AM
"You can't be objective here."so what?Sunday Jun 6th, 2004 10:39 PM
"Invalid analogy"JamesSunday Jun 6th, 2004 10:05 PM
your Athanks for the heads upSunday Jun 6th, 2004 9:21 PM
independent mediaimcistaSunday Jun 6th, 2004 6:35 PM
Corporate media's view is predeterminedEric WagnerSunday Jun 6th, 2004 11:58 AM
Is this a surprise...?ChrisSunday Jun 6th, 2004 11:34 AM
Invalid analogydebate coachSunday Jun 6th, 2004 9:57 AM
Where have I seen this before?PWSunday Jun 6th, 2004 9:05 AM