The Discourse is a digital news media company that brings together journalists, members and partners to provide in-depth journalism to communities underserved by media.

Together, we are contributing to a healthier, more inclusive democracy with a new model of community journalism based on deep listening to people who are often excluded from public and political dialogue. We are women-led media that privileges feminist and diverse perspectives, with top-notch journalists who are driven by the pursuit of truth.

Read The Discourse’s 10 principles to find out what guides all of our editorial and business decisions.

The Discourse is an award-winning company that’s successfully innovating journalism practice and business within an industry in massive transition. We couldn’t do it without the advisory and funding support of our foundational partners: