Bellum: of Mutants and Men

Reports from the Race Against Climate Change

A project in Vancouver, Canada by National Observer

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A dramatic new series about the world's fight to beat climate change
Backers: 784
Average Pledge Per Backer: $90 CAD

Funded: $70,863 CAD of $60,000 CAD
Dates: Mar 22nd -> Apr 21st (30 days)
Project By: National Observer
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2018 has been a record-breaking year for journalism Kickstarters (though only about 1 in 5 actually get funded)

November 5th - via:
Kickstarter is also walking away from its attempt at Patreon-like recurring support: "You and I both know it’s going to take more than a drip of money to help journalism." The first time the National Observer tried to raise money on Kickstarter, they couldn’t get the framing quite right. (Read More)

Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline gets new life

April 21st - via:
Dear Backers, In the final hours of our campaign, we've just learned that Alberta Premier Rachel Notely is breathing new life into the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway project.  The Globe and Mail reports that: 'Talks are ongoing between the B.C.... (Read More)

Matching pledge offered!

April 14th - via:
Hi backers, We have received two $500 matching pledges.  If we can raise $1,000 by tomorrow at noon, these readers have put up $500 each to match those pledges.  So every dollar we receive between now and the next thousand dollars will be... (Read More)

Nominated for 3 prestigious awards this week

April 10th - via:
Every year the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ), the national voice of Canada's reporters, releases its list of finalists for "outstanding investigative journalism" published or broadcast during the calendar year. It's a tough competition... (Read More)

62% there. 'Formidable obstacles' but not too big for us

April 4th - via:
Dear Wonderful Backers, Thank you so much for supporting 'Reports from the Race Against Climate Change'. Of the $38,000 pledged, $17,000 has come directly through Kickstarter. Thank you, to all of you we don't know who found us directly through... (Read More)

Essential Expression

March 25th - via:
So moved yesterday to see that Kickstarter featured 'Reports from the Race Against Climate Change' at top of their 'Projects We Love' newsletter that goes out to... how many subscribers? Thank you, Kickstarter. Your note meant people who wouldn't... (Read More)

Thanks to you, 20% funded on day 1

March 23rd - via:
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