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Indymedia Celebrates 5 Years
12/01/2004
The very first Independent Media Center was established by independent and alternative media organizations and activists in November 1999 to provide grassroots coverage of the World Trade Organization protests in Seattle. It served as clearinghouse of information and provided up-to-the-minute reports, photos, audio and video footage of that historic mobilization through its website.

Since that time, Indymedia has grown from a mere idea in the heads of a few enthusiastic innovators to become the nervous system of global resistance to corporate power, social injustice and environmental destruction.

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