Rachel Sterne is the CEO of GroundReport.com, a global news platform powered by citizen journalists. She founded the site in 2006 in order to "to democratize the media and help the world share its stories." Ground Report invites contributions from anyone who does intelligent reporting and offers them the option to make money from their content.
Ground Report has thousands of contributors around the world who offer first-hand, local accounts of news stories, adding new perspective to international news. The site enlists volunteer editors and community feedback to uphold their standards.
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