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What's happening down the block and around the world.
From reporters who know your community.


We're journalists. Our mission is to make the world a more informed place. We not only believe in the value and importance of editorial decision-making, we've lived it.

Driven by Standards

We only allow trusted and credible journalists to publish on Forth. Every time you open the app, you can be sure the stories you see there are from a partner held to the highest editorial standards.

Concise, but with context

Our story threads allow you to dig into any story for additional context or simply skim the latest. We designed Forth to make sure you can easily find the information you need, however deep your interest.

Newsrooms love us

We want to see newsrooms thrive. It's why we've built our business model on rewarding substance over clickbait. We do this in part by syndicating newsrooms' internal communications to Forth. That means partners have a new revenue stream without any extra work -- and allows more time for journalists to do actual reporting.