Solutions journalism

Tools and platforms that connect readers of journalism to constructive action they can take based on the story.

City Bureau

City Bureau is a nonprofit civic journalism lab based on the South Side of Chicago. We bring journalists and communities together in a collaborative spirit to produce media that is impactful, equitable and responsive to the public.

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News for the global citizen covering stories from business, environment, politics, art, design, culture, technology, education, urban issues and the latest news

Hey Google, tell me something good

The news has always played an essential role in our lives, keeping us informed about the world and the issues we care about.


Hope is the assistant for the resistance. It’s the tool that will help you keep track of the news, and let you know what you can do to have an impact.

How to Help

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


O Impacto.Jor é uma iniciativa para medir o impacto do jornalismo na vida das pessoas, através de um software criado para reportar e agregar impactos.


Digital space that encourages citizen conversation around matters of public interest. Investigating the results for finding useful insights to be used for generating incidence at the political level.

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NY Times pilot tests journalism action

The New York Times beta Android app appears to be experimenting with a GoFundMe link to help readers touched by a story give back. Newspapers have run fundraising drives for local residents for years,...

Pop-up Newsroom

Virtual temporary newsroom for student and citizen journalists

Positive News Network

PNN - Positive News Network...It's all good! Positive, inspiring uplifting stories and solutions for ourselves and our world.

Public Good

Public Good is online fundraising that helps organizations meet new donors and raise more money. We make fundraising easy and accessible to all.

Related ways to take action WordPress plugin

Wordpress plugin that would connect the post content to related social actions the reader could take

Solutions Journalism Network

Solutions Journalism Network: We train and connect journalists to cover what’s missing in today’s news: how people are responding to problems.

Solutions Journalism Story Tracker

The Solutions Story Tracker® is a curated, database of rigorous reporting on responses to the world's most pressing social problems.

Solutions story tracker

a curated, database of rigorous reporting on responses to the world's most pressing social problems.

Speakable / Action Button

Action Button lets you instantly #TakeAction on news that matters. Don’t just read the headlines, change them.

TED action platform

the Knight Foundation gave the TED conference a $985,000 grant to help develop into an “action platform,” to help channel people moved by a powerful talk into taking meaningful action on the issues being raised

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The Coral Project

The Coral Project is an open source project helping publishers of all sizes build better communities around their journalism. Our main tool is Talk.

The Good News Podcast

Download past episodes or subscribe to future episodes of The Good News Podcast by Good News Network for free.

The Good News Podcast

The Good News Podcast is your daily reminder that not all news is bad, produced by Cards Against Humanity.


Stories that connect us and sometimes even change the world.

Washington Post fact-checking browser extensions

Trump's not very concerned about accuracy in his tweets — so we will be.