Blog activism: an encouraging example

19 Oct

This comes from the folk at WordPress. See Blog Activism — Matt.

We just got this note from Tina in Finland, who agreed to let us blog it here. Regardless of how you may feel about the issue, it’s a pretty powerful story.

Thanks to the fantastic flexibility of WordPress, I was able to make a campaign site supporting the legalization of fertility treatments for single women and lesbians in Finland that quite possibly was a major factor in the law passing…

Do read the details. It seems blogs can make a difference in a democratic society.

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Posted by on October 19, 2006 in Computers and WWW, Politics, Web stuff


2 responses to “Blog activism: an encouraging example

  1. Daniel

    October 19, 2006 at 4:21 pm

    Ah, it warms and re-invigorates my old heart to read about blogging success. Cheers!

  2. Ninglun

    October 19, 2006 at 4:41 pm

    Yes, it is quite a story, isn’t it?

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