The starter’s gun is about to go off, so I thought I’d let you know who we are, where we’re at and how you can help.
No Fibs is back to support and report the campaigns of quality independents standing in safe Coalition seats who are committed to strong action on climate change and honest politics reforms.
The candidates we back so far
Check out the array of indie candidates throwing their caps in the ring. Do you live in one of these electorates? If so, are you interested in helping No Fibs report their campaigns?
Can you help us by chipping in so that we can pay the bills while we bring you this nationwide coverage? If so, please head to our fundraising page, where all donations are welcome.
The management team
@margokingston1: That’s me, the editor (the buck-stops-with-me person), a podcast interviewer, and a reporter of the @RobOakeshott1 campaign to beat the Nationals in #CowperVotes. Access all my stories via #KingstonReports.
@geeksrulz: Tony runs, upgrades and troubleshoots the website and social media accounts.
Have a look at the revamped No Fibs website on your computer or laptop. It looks beautiful IMO, and we’ve got lots of new features and categories designed to showcase the #IndependentsDay project, including sections for each seat we are reporting.
How you can help
- Keep the Twitter news feed in the seat where you live up-to-— several tweeps have already volunteered. See this thread and sign on for your seat! This way we can follow the seats we are interested in and spread the word when developments need a wider audience. Please copy me or a member of the team in when something important or newsworthy happens in your seat. I encourage tweeps to tweet photos and words about the on-the-ground action.
- If you are a volunteer, write for No Fibs about why you got involved and the experience. If you are observing the campaign, live tweet events and send us reports on campaign launches, debates and the like.
So, we’re ready to go. Let’s do this!