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Al Jazeera English
Al Jazeera English is a 24-hour news and current affairs channel, broadcasts English-language news across the globe from the Middle East and is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.
AlterNet.org is a project of the Independent Media Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening and supporting independent and alternative journalism.
American Free Press
American Free Press provides news and information outside of the news covered by Big Media companies in the US and around the globe.
Anonymous News Network
News analysis and commentary from Anonymous News Network, an independent, alternative news media outlet.
A free internet TV platform supported by advertising, Babelgum combines the full-screen video quality of traditional television with the interactive capabilities of the internet, offering professionally produced programming on demand to a global audience.
BagNews is a progressive site dedicated to visual politics and the analysis of news images.
Big Think is a global forum connecting thought leaders and ideas on a variety of topics.
BuzzFlash provides headlines, news, and commentary for a geographically-diverse, politically-savvy, pro-democracy web audience.
Center for American Progress
Center for American Progress is a nonpartisan research and educational institute dedicated to promoting a strong, just and free America that ensures opportunity for all Americans.
Center for Investigative Reporting
Center for Investigative Reporting is the nation’s oldest nonprofit investigative news organization, producing multimedia reporting that has impact and is relevant to people’s lives.
Common Dreams is a national non-profit citizens’ organization working to bring progressive Americans together to promote progressive visions for America’s future.
Common Language Project (CLP)
CLP is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit multimedia journalism organization housed in the University of Washington’s Department of Communication focused on international reporting, local reporting, and journalism in education.
Consortiumnews.com is a product of The Consortium for Independent Journalism, Inc., a non-profit organization, and provides investigative reporting.
Crooks and Liars
Crooks and Liars welcome the views of all sides of the political spectrum.
Home of Current TV television and online network founded in 2005 by Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, featuring political and news commentary and information programming.
Daily Kos is a partisan Democratic blog.
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 140 stations and the internet. It is hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
Demotix is a picture and video newswire, with the news supplied by its users and viewers.
The Edge Foundation is a 501(c)(3) and it’s mandate is to promote inquiry into and discussion of intellectual, philosophical, artistic, and literary issues, as well as to work for the intellectual and social achievement of society.
Firedoglake.com is an online progressive community that encourages vigorous discussion in a respectful manner to the participant online community.
FORA.tv gathers a large collection of unmediated video for intelligent, engaged audiences about the people, issues, and ideas changing the world that are drawn from live events, lectures, and debates.
Free Speech Radio News (or FSRN)
Free Speech Radio News (or FSRN) is an independently produced half hour daily national and international radio news program focusing on peace and social justice issues in the US and around the world.
Free Speech TV
Free Speech TV is a publicly-supported, independent, non-profit TV channel that is available nationally, 24/7, on DISH Satellite Network working for progressive social, economic, and political transformation.
Glenn Greenwald is a former Constitutional and civil rights litigator and is a writer for Salon.com and the author of two New York Times Bestselling books on the Bush administration’s executive power and foreign policy abuses.
Global Experts is a free online resource of opinion leaders who provide quick reactions and accurate analysis to journalists worldwide on complex political, social and religious issues and crises.
Global Voices is an international community of bloggers who report on blogs and citizen media from around the world.
GlobalPost is a for-profit news enterprise that follows no political line and relies on the enduring values of great journalism: integrity, accuracy, independence and powerful storytelling.
Indymedia is a collective of independent media organizations and journalists offering grassroots, non-corporate coverage.
Blog by Juan Cole with thoughts on the Middle East, history, and religion.
Link TV is a national network offering a global perspective on news, current events and culture, first-run documentaries on global issues, current affairs series, international news, classic foreign feature films, and world music.
Livestation gathers a multitude of news broadcasters, providing a range of perspectives.
Mainstream Media Project (MMP)
The Mainstream Media Project is a nonprofit public education organization that places top policy analysts, social innovators and on-the-ground organizers on radio and television stations across the country and around the world.
Meedan.net is a nonprofit charitable organization and digital town square enabling conversation and links about world. The content is mirrored in Arabic and English to improve cross-cultural tolerance, understanding and citizen
Aggregator of political news and opinion from left to right and back which provides blogs and mainstream news outlets features on a single page.
Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, syndicated columnist and author of the New York Times and #1 international bestseller, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism.
New Left Media
New Left Media is Chase Whiteside, Erick Stoll, and a camera. Chase and Erick are currently students at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio.
NPR is a privately supported, not-for-profit membership organization and internationally acclaimed producer and distributor of noncommercial news, talk, and entertainment programming.
2013-02-23: On the Ground - Nicholas D. Kristof
On the Ground expands on Nicholas Kristof’s twice-weekly columns, sharing thoughts that shape the writing but don’t always make it into the 800-word text.
Blog maintained by author and journalist Taegan D. Goddard featuring political column updated around the clock with news, buzz and commentary.
POLITICO.com covers Capitol Hill and the world of Washington lobbyists and advocates through original reporting, editorials, campaign coverage, and reader-submitted content.
PoliticusUSA is liberal and independent news site which would offer a mix politics and opinion in an unfiltered environment, not beholden to any specific political or media agenda.
PollingReport.com is an independent, nonpartisan resource on trends in American public opinion.
2013-02-23: Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC)
Founded in 2009 by Adam Green, a former MoveOn online organizer and Democratic party communications worker, and Stephanie Taylor, former MoveOn and SEIU organizer, the PCCC has been at the forefront fighting for progressive change ever since.
Project for the OLD American Century
Project for the OLD American Century is a non-profit grass-roots organization that strives to protect and strengthen our democracy through disseminating truthful and unbiased independent news stories untainted by corporate ownership.
The Pulitzer Center is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) and promotes in-depth engagement with global affairs through its sponsorship of quality international journalism across all media platforms.
Rabble offers original news stories, in-depth features, provocative interviews, commentaries, and columns from a few progressive voices in mainstream media.
Reality Sandwich is a web magazine for this time of intense transformation covering a wide range of subject matters.
Roll Call covers Capitol Hill with journalism, legislative tracking and grassroots services.
STRATFOR provides decision-makers and news consumers in the U.S. and around the world with unique insights into political, economic, and military developments.
Talking Points Memo
Talking Points Memo is the flagship blog of TPM Media LLC, which also publishes TPMmuckraker, TPMDC, TPMtv and TPMCafe.
The American Prospect
The American Prospect publishes articles for the general reader that attempt to break through conventional understanding and creatively reframe public questions.
The Aspen Institute
The Aspen Institute mission is twofold: to foster values-based leadership, encouraging individuals to reflect on the ideals and ideas that define a good society, and to provide a neutral and balanced venue for discussing and acting on critical issues.
The Christian Science Monitor
The Christian Science Monitor is a periodical published Monday through Friday by The First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, Mass.
The European Tribune
A forum for political dialogue among European, American, Canadian, and other countries on their national affairs and on world affairs.
The Faster Times
The Faster Times is a collective of accomplished and recognized journalists in over 20 countries looking to create a new model for the newspaper and to provide quality news coverage.
The Hill is about the U.S. Congress, with a special focus on business, lobbying, political campaigns, and other events on Capitol Hill.
The Huffington Post
Features a collaborative blog with contributions by celebrities, journalists, authors, and editors.
2012-09-29: The Interdependent
The InterDependent is an online news magazine, produced by the UN Association of the USA (UNA-USA) and keeps UNA-USA members and the public at-large in touch with the inner-workings of the UN.
The Maddow Blog
The Maddow Blog is a blog corresponds with The Rachel Maddow Show, a smart look at politics, pop culture, and the day’s top stories.
The McClatchy Company
The McClatchy Company is a newspaper and internet publisher dedicated to the values of quality journalism, free expression and community service as steadfast defenders of First Amendment values and advocates for the communities they serve.
The National Security Archive
The National Security Archive collects and publishes declassified documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.
The New Republic
The New Republic provides its readers with an intelligent, stimulating and rigorous examination of American politics, foreign policy and culture.
The Raw Story
The Raw Story is an online alternative for news, politics, and the arts and aims to be relevant to a young-minded audience.
2012-12-23: The Reid Report
Blog by Joy-Ann (“Joy”) Reid, political columnist for the Miami Herald. The Reid Report was voted best national blog in the 2010 Florida Netroots Awards.
The Smirking Chimp
The Smirking Chimp provides news, blogs, and message boards on numerous topics and issues with a left-wing perspective.
The Smoking Gun
The Smoking Gun assembles documents obtained from government and law enforcement sources, via Freedom of Information requests, and from court files nationwide in a cool, quirky format.
Blog supported by the Center for American Progress Action Fund, a nonpartisan organization, aiming to provide a forum that advances progressive ideas and policies.
Blog compiled and edited by Tom Engelhardt covering a deeper understanding of our post-9/11 world and a clear sense of how our imperial globe actually works.
Challenging conventional wisdom by exploring topics and drilling down to unusual depth.
Truthout provides critical news and commentary on world events free of charge and depends on donations from their readers to meet expenses.
Voltaire Network International
A network of non-aligned press groups that syndicates, edits the multilingual website Voltairenet.org, and information databases 911investigations.net and Gulf investigations.net.
Watching America provides news and views about the United States published in other countries, and claims an aim in helping Americans and non-Americans understand what the world thinks of current issues that involve the U.S., in an accurate manner.
WikiLeaks is a non-profit organization (The Sunshine Press) funded by human rights campaigners, investigative journalists, technologists and the general public. It exposes significant injustice around the world and fights off legal attacks.
World In Conversation Project
The World in Conversation Project is a platform for conversation developed at Penn State University that explores the relationships between people of different cultural and ancestral groups through small group dialogues.
Worldcrunch selects, translates and edits content from top foreign-language outlets to provide global journalism in English.
Worldmeets.US is a nonprofit journalism project of worldwide volunteers that gathers and translates the world's news and views about the United States.
YaleGlobal is an online magazine that explores the interconnectedness of the world, analyzing and promoting debate on all aspects of globalization.