18 January, 2021

This Way To The Egress

Not just a saviour of print, web journalism contains the future in its illimitable depths

Illustration by Sandeep Adhwaryu
This Way To The Egress

Five Online News Sites You Must Visit

  • Slate: Created in 1996, it is one of the pioneers of avant-garde web-only journalism and has even spawned a French version in 2009
  • ProPublica: A website that specialises in investigative journalism and co-publishes it with various print outlets. Won a Pulitzer for investigative reporting in 2010.
  • Salon: Picked by TIME as the website of the year in 1996, Salon.com promotes itself as a smart tabloid
  • Christian Science Monitor: An iconic US national daily that went online in April 2009 to cut losses and became a weekly in print 
  • US News and World Report: Once a weekly in the top league, along with TIME and Newsweek, but since November 2008 has relocated to the web with a monthly magazine in print.


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