News and Announcements

Celebrating Sunshine Week and the Public’s Right to Know

The Fourth Estate is a proud and strong supporter of Sunshine Week, a national program in the USA to foster, support and incubate open government, the public’s right to know, and the freedom of information. … Read More

Fourth Estate relaunches Awesome Journalism microgrant program

Awesome Journalism provides a $1K monthly grant for a project or idea that commits a crazy and brilliant act of journalism in the public interest. … Read More

Fourth Estate calls for webinar and speaker proposals

Fourth Estate calls for webinar and speaker proposals … Read More

Fourth Estate Launches Free Uncensored, Privacy Protected DNS Service

Fourth Estate PBC launches a free, secure, encrypted, zero knowledge DNS service for journalists and public interest news organizations
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Project Galileo Case Study: Fourth Estate

The Fourth Estate has partnered with Cloudflare’s Project Galileo to sponsor journalists who are in need of protection from these cyber-attack. … Read More

JournSpark Spotlight: FIU’s Diario for Cuba

JournSpark Spotlight: FIU’s Diario for Cuba … Read More

JournSpark Spotlight: Portsmouth Press

JournSpark Spotlight: Portsmouth Press … Read More

An Important Update — or –The State of the Fourth Estate

Recent inquiries from the folks at iMediaEthics have me thinking about greater transparency into how The Fourth Estate operates. We strive to be effective at advocating for robust, independent and effective journalism – and we can best do that when … Read More

Fourth Estate Adds Four New Members to Journalism Advisory Board

MIAMI, FLORIDA: June 27, 2017 —The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation is proud to announce that four new industry leaders have joined the company’s Advisory Board to provide strategic guidance during this next phase of growth and expansion. The new advisory … Read More

A Free Press Must Remain Free

June 13, 2017 – The Fourth Estate condemns the censorship of Al-Jazeera by the Arab Gulf States governments. By impeding the functioning of the news organization, Al-Jazeera,  the Gulf States have launched an unprecedented attack on the truth and freedom of … Read More