A successful Dutch model of ad-free journalism is trying to raise funds to launch an international version. They're 2/3 of the way there with 5 days to go.
Please read their 10 principles and decide for yourself if this is the type of journalism worth supporting.
I can guarantee that Mastodon users will like what they see if they click on this link: https://thecorrespondent.com/
I would be thrilled to see them reach their goal (if not, we get our money back). They've won me over years ago.
If you prefer video over text, their ambassador was interviewed by The Daily Show: https://youtu.be/xzNCOW_DEPU
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