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Scalawag: The new magazine for Southern politics and culture

A project in Durham, NC by Scalawag

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Scalawag's will help build a freer and more just South through storytelling and conversation—in print, online, and in person.
Backers: 374
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $31,548 of $20,000
Dates: Mar 2nd -> Apr 1st (30 days)
Project By: Scalawag
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Latest News

Five years in, Scalawag is reframing who gets included in “the South” (and how to build a business off it)

November 21st - via:
"What does it mean for a diverse group of young Southerners to be producing content that is read by mostly white folks — and white folks that are older than them?" (Read More)

We're almost there

March 28th - via:
Backers and fellow Scalawags, We've got today and three more days left—and we're on the verge of breaking our reach goal. It's all thanks to your awesome support. You've helped us build a remarkable foundation for Scalawag's future. We're going to... (Read More)

You're awesome: We broke the first goal--let's keep going

March 5th - via:
Friends and fellow scalawags, Thanks to you, we've broken our initial goal in fewer than ten days! Thank you so much. We've been exhilarated by your enthusiasm, and we can't wait to put Scalawag in your hands. Right now, we have about three weeks... (Read More)

Halfway there in three days? You're awesome.

March 3rd - via:
Hi friends,  Y'all are great! You've pledged more than half of our initial goal in our first two days—over $10,000! We're thrilled to have your support, and we're so honored by all your enthusiasm. We're still counting on you to get the word out... (Read More)

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