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Company: MintPress News
Washington/New York Reporters
United States
Job Status:  Freelance
Ad Expires: 
July 3, 2014
Job ID: 1282873

Description: is seeking Freelance Washington D.C. and New York correspondents to join our national news team aimed at the rapid development of our online content, which focuses on investigative and long form journalism and in-depth feature reporting on the social issues often ignored or overlooked by our current media on a national and global scale, while covering topics including civil liberties, policy, national politics, war on drugs, culture, foreign affairs, environment & energy. 

The ideal candidates will be plugged into regional politics, have a network of resources in the field, an extensive solid new media journalism background of at least 3-5 years and have worked as an investigative journalist, correspondent or reporter in a national/international newsroom setting or social justice journalism having covered issues on a national and/or internation level to have the ability to pitch and produce original and unique content for our site. 

Must Have Qualities: 

Associated Press knowledge 

Investigative & feature reporting expertise

National and state politics & policy reporting experience a must 

Social justice and human rights awareness a must 

Social justice & advocacy journalism background on a national level 

The ability to read between the lines and data mining skills for investigative reporting required 


Please send cover letter, resume and examples of work to 


Position is paid on an article basis and would require journlist to file at least once a week.  



A Bachelors degree in Journalism and/or Political Science and/or International Relations and at least three years of National or international News reporting and correspondent work is required. Please email resume and cover letter along with examples of materials demonstrating your skills and experience to 


Mint Press is an equal opportunity employer located in Minneapolis, MN.

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