Forget the Box – Writer (News and Politics)

Posted on May 31, 2011


Forget the Box is looking for Writers for their News and Politics sections.

Requirements: strong command of the English language and excellent writing skills; a generally progressive political orientation; ability to work independently and meet deadlines; general knowledge of current events and Canadian and international politics; knowledge of WordPress, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and social media is an asset.

About the position: Writing assignments are decided in consultation between the writer and section editor, and writers have a fair amount of leeway to write about subjects which interest them. The site currently only accepts enough advertising to cover expenses because we are focusing on quality, so there is no remuneration for this or any other position with the site.

Interested? Send 3 writing samples (500 to 1000 words) on a relevant topic, along with a one paragraph bio and a CV to

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