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News platforms and blogs that drive conversations around civic tech to promote debate, raise awareness, inform, analyze, or inspire people.

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National Civic Review

The National Civic League's Quarterly Journal, "One of the Nation’s Oldest and Most Respected Journals of Civic Affairs"

Nonprofit AF

Nonprofit AF

Seattle, WA, United States of America

Exploring the fun and frustrations of nonprofit work

Deliberative Democracy Digest

The Deliberative Democracy Digest publishes a roundup of recent developments in the theory and practice of deliberative democracy. It is the companion piece of the academic publication Journal of Deliberative Democracy (formerly Journal of Public Deliberation).

Global Voices Advox

A project of Global Voices, we are a global anti-censorship network of bloggers and activists dedicated to protecting freedom of expression online.

Public Interest Tech Webring

The Public Interest Tech Webring is a collection of blogs dedicated to civic tech, public interest tech, government tech policy, and similar topics.



United States of America (the)

Mastodon bot posting US Presidential Actions and new policy updates from OMB, OSTP, OPM, EOs, etc.



Hungary (Magyarország)

Google Chrome Add-on for selecting the most interesting articles of the propaganda news website.

State Court Report

State Court Report

New York University

"[A] nonpartisan source for news, resources, and commentary focused on state courts and state constitutional development. It’s the first and only website dedicated to covering state constitutional cases and trends in high courts across the 50 states."

International Journalists' Network

IJNet delivers the latest on global media innovation, news apps and tools, training opportunities and expert advice for professional and emerging journalists worldwide.

Journal für politische Bildung

Politische Bildung zu diskutieren und zu stärken sind die Ziele der zentralen Fachzeitschrift Journal für politische Bildung.

The Media of Great Stories

The Media of Great Stories

Ukraine (Ukrayina)

The Media of Great Stories is a project seeking to share a wide spectrum of philanthropy-related articles with the public and increase and encourage social good. The stories cover topical trends in charity, the work of the third sector, and share the views of experts within the sector.


PartyParty is a source for in-depth reporting on political changemakers, political parties and political trends across Europe.

Democracy Labs

Democracy Labs

San Francisco

DemLabs works with campaigns to understand their needs, finds the best free/affordable apps that meet it and then freely shares how others can use the solution as well.

Democracy Technologies

A magazine established to provide people working in politics and the industry of Democracy Technologies with in-depth information about new developments and technologies in the field of digital participation and deliberation, electronic voting, and other digital tools that improve political organisations.

New_ Public

New_ Public: a magazine, a newsletter, and a community for better digital spaces. It's a home for the people who are building a community-serving, public-spirited tech future.

The Fulcrum

The Fulcrum

United States of America (the)

The Fulcrum is a digital news organization focused exclusively on efforts to reverse the dysfunctions plaguing American democracy.

Cities Today

The leading news platform on urban mobility and innovation, reaching an international audience of city leaders.

Abierto al publico

In "Abierto al Público" we explore the use of open knowledge through data, code and other media.


Shareable is an award-winning nonprofit news, action and connection hub for the sharing transformation. What’s the sharing transformation? It’s a movement of movements emerging from the grassroots up to solve today’s biggest challenges, which old, top-down institutions are failing to address.


StateScoop reports on news and events impacting technology decisions in state and local government

The Responsive City

The Responsive City: Engaging Communities Through Data-Smart Governance [Stephen Goldsmith, Susan Crawford] on

TPXimpact (formerly FutureGov)

Over the past ten years, we’ve helped more than a hundred local and national authorities across four continents think differently about public services

Living Cities

Living Cities

1040 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10018, USA

We take risks, catalyze fresh thinking and test new approaches in order to creatively disrupt the status quo.

Bot Populi

Bot Populi is an alternative media platform dedicated to looking at all things digital from a social justice and Global South perspective. It was founded in 2018 by seven global, digital justice organizations.

The Markup

The Markup

New York City

We are a new publication illuminating how powerful institutions are using technology in ways that impact people and society.


Governing.Digital is a clearinghouse for trustworthy information and analysis about digital governance for governments, technology companies, nonprofits, journalists, and the public.

Strong Towns

Strong Towns is a non-profit organization working to support a model of development that allows America's cities, towns and neighborhoods to become financially strong and resilient.

Civic Tech Innovation Network's Medium

Civic Tech Innovation Network's Medium

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Jan Smuts Avenue, South Africa

The Civic Tech Innovation Network newsletter and online magazine is produced by the journalism and media lab, university of the witwatersrand, johannesburg


Through original reporting, sharp analysis, and visual storytelling, CityLab informs and inspires the people who are creating the cities of the future—and those who want to live there.


Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world.

Smart Cities Dive

Smart Cities Dive provides the latest news and trends on sustainable, connected and livable cities.

Tech for Good

Tech for Good

14-22 Elder Street, London E1 6BT, United Kingdom

We shine a light on the people & technology making our world better.

The Urbanist

The Urbanist

Seattle, WA, United States of America

The Urbanist serves to examine and influence urban policies by promoting and disseminating ideas, creating community, and improving the places we live.



The Conduit, 40 Conduit Street, London W1S 2YQ, England, UK

Discover the most innovative ideas and solutions in government everywhere. Connect with the people behind them.

Comment les outils numériques renouvellent la démocratie locale

Face à l’essoufflement des partis politiques, la défiance vis-à-vis des élus et l’abstentionnisme des jeunes, les outils numériques apparaissent comme salvateurs.

Missing Numbers

Missing Numbers

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

a blog on the data the government should collect, but doesn't

GovTech Magazine

GovTech Magazine

100 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630, USA

The first national magazine covering information technology in state and local government.

Barcelona Metropolis Dossiers

The new Barcelona Metròpolis wants to be a tool for promoting and stimulating citizen debate on the big questions affecting our future.

El Soberano

El Soberano aparece entonces como una plataforma informativa que surge desde las organizaciones de la sociedad civil y de los movimientos sociales a efectos de informar directamente a los ciudadanos, sin censuras editoriales, sin aceptar presiones de ningún tipo.

London Plus

Championing London’s civil society through insight, influence and powerful connections

The Interface

The Interface is a daily column about the intersection of social media and democracy.

People's Press

People's Press

58 Victoria Embankment

People’s Press is a fictional community magazine exploring the use of digital social innovation in the year 2030

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