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Our philosophy is to cultivate calm. These principles underpin all the work that we design and develop. We believe that people don’t connect to merely facts; they connect to storytellers and their stories. In 2016, we introduced this design philosophy of calm at the Stedelijk Museum of modern art.
As written by our founder, Harald Dunnink.
News as we know it leaves us cynical, divided, and less informed. De Correspondent is founded on 10 principles that outline the commitment to independent and inclusive journalism. For the launch in 2013, our campaign reached a world record-amount of members through crowdfunding. In 2018, the English-language campaign followed. In 30 days, 45,888 members in 130 countries set a new member-record in journalism crowdfunding.
According to Press Gazette, it's now the third largest membership journalism platform in the world, after the Guardian and Die Zeit.
Learn more in our essay on Medium.
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