The DeSmogBlog Project began in January 2006 and quickly became the world’s number one source for accurate, fact based information regarding global warming misinformation campaigns. TIME Magazine named DeSmogBlog in its “25 Best Blogs of 2011” list. Our articles and stories are routinely highlighted in the world’s most popular news outlets and blogs.

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Media Lens

Since 2001, Media Lens have been describing how mainstream newspapers and broadcasters operate as a propaganda system for the elite interests that dominate modern society. The costs of their disinformation in terms of human and animal suffering, and environmental breakdown, are incalculable. We show how news and commentary are ‘filtered’ by the media’s profit-orientation, by its dependence on advertisers, parent companies, wealthy owners and official news sources.

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The Media Fund

Independent Media – media free of corporate or government control – is the only real way to hold power to account.  That’s how we see it anyway.

The only way it can remain independent and do its job effectively is if we all chip in.

This isn’t only about keeping it alive – we need the independent media to become the key way we get information.

We need to build the resources for independent media to do accurate reporting, investigative journalism, comment and analysis, data journalism, culture and much more.  On a scale not seen before in the UK.

We can only do this with your help.

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Founded in 2012 as Energydesk, we started out as a small team of journalists dedicated to open and accurate reporting on energy and climate change. As Unearthed, we cover the environment more broadly, from forests and oceans to bees and air pollution, as well as the politics and economics that underpin them. The addition of our investigations unit in 2015 has enabled us to take on those big, risky stories that require time and resources many newsrooms don’t have, but that need to be told.

Unearthed is Greenpeace UK’s award-winning journalism project

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The Bureau of Investigative Journalism

The Bureau of Investigative Journalism is an independent, not-for-profit media organisation that holds power to account. We tackle big subjects through deep reporting that uncovers the truth. We tell the stories that matter.

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Insurge Intelligence

People-powered watchdog journalism for the global commons

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Democratic Audit

Democratic Audit is an independent research organisation, established as a not-for-profit company, and based at the London School of Economics.

Our core objective is to advance education, and to undertake and promote research into, the quality and effectiveness of UK democracy.

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Electoral Reform Society

The Electoral Reform Society is an independent campaigning organisation working to champion the rights of voters and build a better democracy in Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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Corporate Europe Observatory

Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) is a research and campaign group working to expose and challenge the privileged access and influence enjoyed by corporations and their lobby groups in EU policy making.

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Big Brother Watch

Big Brother Watch work to ensure that those who fail to respect our privacy, undermine our online security, or fail to protect our personal data, are held to account.

We campaign on behalf of the individual to ensure your privacy and civil liberties are maintained in the digital age by government, public authorities and businesses.

Founded in 2009, Big Brother Watch produces unique research exposing the misuse of powers, informative factsheets explaining complex laws, and briefings for parliament, the press and the public.

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