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The Media Consortium is a international network of over 70 leading independent progressive journalism organizations.  We support smart, engaged, high-impact journalism that redefines the political and cultural debate.

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  • #JesuisCharlie
    January 7, 2015 The Media Consortium strongly condemns the attack on Charlie Hebdo, an independent magazine based in Paris. Free speech is a human right. The ability to speak freely allows us to name ourselves and tell our own story. It allows us to say who we are—and who we are not. Free speech c...
  • 2015 Annual Conference
    2015 Annual Conference February 5-7, 2015 San Francisco, CA The Media Consortium’s 2015 Conference will bring together over 250 leaders of independent news. Join us to network with your peers, learn about new business and digital strategies, and find out how your outlet can make more impact in...
  • TMC Outlets on #FergusonDecision
    Media has been criticized for its coverage of the Ferguson– criticized for inciting violence by focusing on violent protests; criticized for only giving the police point of view; criticized for lack of context and for a focus on what’s wrong instead of next steps. To find alternatives to...
  • 2014 Impact Awards Announced
    Second Annual Media Consortium Impact Awards Announced! The Media Consortium has announced the Second Annual Impact Award Winners at its annual conference in Chicago. The winners are: “The Life and Death of Crystal Wilson” (Monica Potts, American Prospect) “The Horror Every DayR...
  • Join us in Chicago February 27-March 1!
    The Media Consortium is pleased to announce that registration is open for our annual conference. Join us in Chicago, February 27-March 1! Now in its 7th year, the Media Consortium’s annual conference draws decision makers from the leading independent news organizations. Join publishers, editor...