Opening up the news
Opening up the newsOpening up the news
Independent news outlet Scoop are currently fundraising for their election coverage. They have a pledgeme campaign going to help them open the news this election cycle through a participatory and citizen powered news approach. The plan is to collaboratively shape an independent news agenda with input from citizens and freelance jouralists to produce high quality, multimedia journalism. Reporter Sam Smith spoke to Scoop's engagement manager Joe Cederwall about the project.