The SKWAWKBOX is written to try to present information and analysis that will rarely make it into the mainstream media because it doesn’t fit their agenda and the narrative they want to present.
Kerry-anne Mendoza teamed up with a group of extraordinary people to form The Canary in October 2015. With absolutely no financial backing or outside investment, they have rapidly built a brand new media outlet from scratch through determination in their progressive values, a vibrant team and engaging content.
Novara Media is an independent media organisation addressing the issues – from a crisis of capitalism to racism and climate change – that are set to define the 21st century.
The Guardian along with its sister paper The Observer is part of the Guardian Media Group, owned by the Scott Trust.
The Trust was created in 1936:
"to secure the financial and editorial independence of the Guardian in perpetuity and to safeguard the journalistic freedom and liberal values of the Guardian free from commercial or political interference."
The paper's readership is generally on the mainstream left of British political opinion
openDemocracyUK addresses the unfolding crisis in Britain's democracy, its root causes and the injustices which stem from it. We stand for democracy, liberty, justice and economic empowerment, and we provide a platform for citizens and movements to expose what's going on and work out how to change it.
Sodium Haze is a campaign website and blog. They fight for alternatives to neoliberalism, inequality, destructive consumerism and environmental damage.
Mike Sivier has been a newspaper reporter for the best part of 20 years now. He switched to freelance work in 2007 in order to become a carer for his girlfriend (who is disabled). He is interested in politics, with an emphasis on people rather than the movement of money – although it's appreciated that knowledge of financial matters does help.
The Independent is a British online newspaper established in 1986 as an independent national morning newspaper published in London. The last printed edition of The Independent was published Saturday 20 March 2016, leaving only its digital editions.
In October 2010, the i, a compact sister newspaper, was launched. The i's online presence, i100, was restyled as indy100 and retained by Independent News & Media.