Wiretap: Ideas and action for a new generation




  • Mission:  Wiretap is an independent news and culture web magazine that generates and amplifies daily content by young people from diverse backgrounds. We mentor and train young journalists and provide a daily platform for young activists, social entrepreneurs, and artists from across the country.
  • Description:   By highlighting, mentoring and amplifying some of the most compelling and urgent young voices, Wiretap shapes the public discourse in America. In addition to featuring our content to 40,000 unique monthly readers of our site, each year Wiretap syndicates over 50 of its features in independent and commercial outlets, including Chicago Sun Times, The Nation, BET.com, Rock the Vote, Current TV, as well as college textbooks, teen publications and students papers among others.