Tools and platforms that connect news audiences to constructive actions they can take based on a story. These projects sometimes struggle to gain traction in newsrooms due to their editorial concerns about objectivity, or what some observers have noted as a bias toward reporting on problems rather than solutions.
Connecting you with ways to do something about the day's news stories. Stories of injustice, intolerance, crisis. Learn, connect, donate, weigh in, show up. Royinga - Hurricane Harvey - Irma - DACA - Charlottesville - LGBT Rights - Prison Conditions - Climate Change - Voting Rights - Flint - Net Neutrality - Health Care - Women's Rights - Police Reform
the Knight Foundation gave the TED conference a $985,000 grant to help develop TED.com into an “action platform,” to help channel people moved by a powerful talk into taking meaningful action on the issues being raised