Jobs: Contributing Writer and Interns

We are rethinking news for a new generation. We speak in the voice of our readers.

We are seeking a contributing writer to work under our Editor In Chief.

We have two open slots for paid interns as well. They’ll get a chance to be involved in many aspects of the operation and learn valuable skills.


  • A deep passion for news, follow constant updates and have a good sense of what readers between the ages of 16 and 28 want to know. You should have impeccable news judgment and be able to think quickly.
  • Ablity to write succinctly and in a punchy, entertaining way with a voice that resonates with our demographic.
  • Comfortable learning a new content management system.
  • Open to telecommuting and be reliable and available during working hours.
  • A news generalist and have a knowledge of many topics.
  • Be accurate and detail oriented.
  • A journalism degree and/or working experience is a plus.
  • Work M-F from 9 to 6 or do a shifted week that gives you two weekdays off and you would work a full weekend.

Pay for writers is on an hourly basis and competitive.

To Apply:

Send an email to with your name, email, resume and 3 references.

Quick cover letter, no more than 5 graphs, of why you want the job.

Tell us the minimum, maximum and ideal number of hours you would work each week.

Provide a link to a news article and your summary of the most important news point(s) boiled into as few words as possible.