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Mark Karlin
Chicago, IL

560 West Washington Blvd.
P.O. Box 618354
Chicago, IL 60661
Work: 312-474-0461

"What makes me get up to do this? I believe in democracy, and that's not a cliche. I believe in America. We are a nation that allows for the individual to flourish without the imposition of the government. Ironically, in some ways, that statement used to be the Republican philosophy. What's different is I think the government also represents a national community and the government is a safety net for that national community."

Mark Karlin, in a May 20, 2005 interview with The Media Giraffe Project

Photo Linked From: http://www.dougbasham.com/markkarlinfeather.jpg

liberal/radical political news aggregation/journalism focus

BuzzFlash says it provides headlines, news, and commentary for a geographically-diverse, politically-savvy, pro-democracy, anti-hypocrisy web audience, reaching 5 million visitors a month (as of May, 2006) and growing.

On May 6, 2006, BuzzFlash founder Mark Karlin authored a six-year anniversary editorial.

On June 8, 2005, BuzzFlash began making a weekly "Wings of Justice" award to individuals nominated by Buzzflash readers, writing: "BuzzFlash.com is now awarding a weekly "Wings of Justice Award" to honor individuals who speak out and take action on behalf of the great American tradition of courage, Constitutional Rights, secular inclusion, truthfulness and common sense."

To read a profile of BuzzFlash and Mark Karlin, click to the first link below (Working for Change) to view an article by Bill Berkowitz.

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