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First Draft

First Draft


A coalition of journalists and academics dedicated to raising awareness and improving standards around the use of content sourced from the social web.

Author's Articles

A Field Guide to Fake News
The Public Data Lab guide, supported by First Draft, explores the use of digital methods to trace production, circulation and reception of fake news online.

First Draft's Packs

A project of the Harvard Kennedy School’s Shorenstein Center, First Draft News is an open-access site that provides practical and ethical guidance in how to find, verify and publish content sourced from the social web.