03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

The Best Citizen Journalism Of 2009

In 2009, the term crowdsourcing became ubiquitous and Twitter empowered anyone with a cell phone to report on his surroundings. We've picked a handful of stories from this year that mark triumphs in citizen journalism. We want your help to fill out this list. Simply click the participate button below to suggest an important example of citizen journalism that we've missed.

Best Citizen Journalism of 2009