The Local Globe

Join The Local Globe's team of leaders, writers, and activists on its mission to restore interest in local news and engagement.

The Local Globe Remote
We are adding to our team of goal-oriented young people from all around the world to engage in The Local Globe’s progressive activism efforts, including those related to issues such as climate change, mental health, and social justice.   Unpaid remote internship, 5-30 (flexible) hours per week, remote, end date flexible   This is a great opportunity for those wanting to spark change in their community, develop community organizing and policy advocacy skills, and meet other young, like-minded individuals. Interns will collaborate and communicate on a regular basis, work on a variety of tasks, and meet virtually each week. Some tasks that interns may work on include, but are not limited to: Activist research projects   Participating in policy writing workshops Writing articles about their respective local communities Organizing TLG events within their respective local communities Lobbying policies to political representatives   Volunteering for a minimum of 1-2...

The Local Globe Remote
Are you passionate about local news? Are you well-versed in the art of leadership and interested in facilitating a team of journalists? If so, apply to become the leader of a chapter of TLG in your school or community! You’ll be tasked with organizing meetings for your chapter, providing support to your writers, and facilitating communication between your chapter and The Local Globe’s Executive Director.   Responsibilites: Recruit a team of at least 3 journalists in your school or community (All journalists must live in the same city/town/region/province). Organize meetings for your Chapter to brainstorm article ideas and make deadlines clear. Create at least one edition of articles per month for your chapter. Compile all articles into a unitary document and send it to the Executive Director at the end of each month. Ensure that all journalists in your chapter are aware of article guidelines (these will be provided once your chapter is set up), such as the need to...