At Fact Focus, we are committed to delivering high-quality, data-driven investigative journalism to empower citizens everywhere. Our goal is to provide accurate, fact-based information that helps readers make informed decisions and hold the powerful accountable.
Our mission is guided by a set of core values:
- Professionalism: Our journalists adhere to the highest standards of ethical conduct and accuracy in their reporting.
- Fact-Based Reporting: We believe that facts, not opinions or rumors, are the cornerstone of good journalism. We always strive to verify our sources and present multiple perspectives in our stories.
- Transparency: We are open and transparent about our reporting processes and sources. We aim to provide readers with a clear understanding of how and why we arrive at our conclusions.
- Fairness: We believe that all sides of a story deserve to be heard. We strive to present a balanced and impartial view of the facts.
- Challenge to Censorship: We believe that censorship is a threat to democracy and free speech. We will not be afraid to challenge censorship and bring important stories to light.
- Reliance on Named Sources: We aim to rely on named sources whenever possible. When it is necessary to use anonymous sources, we will provide a detailed explanation of why they have chosen to remain anonymous.
- Holding Others Accountable: We hold other media outlets and social media users accountable for spreading false information and misreporting facts.
- Attention to Reader Needs: We are attentive to the information needs of our readers and strive to provide them with the information they need to make informed decisions.
- Independence: Our primary source of income is through reader contributions via subscriptions, not corporations or governments. This allows us to maintain our independence and impartiality in our reporting.
We believe that investigative journalism is essential for a healthy and democratic society. Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to holding the powerful accountable and providing readers with the facts they need to make informed decisions.