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Freelance Journalism is an Amsterdam-based private group for media professionals

Freelance Journalism is an Amsterdam-based private group for journalists, writers, editors, reporters, copywriters, photographers, other media professionals and media executives with peers around the globe, dedicated to the highest standards in journalism. We promote and defend the freedom to be informed and to inform others throughout the world united in the belief that freedom of expression is “the right that protects all other rights”.


  • We report on attacks against journalists around the world.
  • Building on its extensive international network on LinkedIn with more than 2.070 members in our private group, Freelance Journalism operates as a facilitator and partner in a wide variety of projects.
  • Upcoming media professional? We train or facilitate you to become a media professional in the offices of a busy online newsmagazine, designed to give you the skills, portfolio and work experience to build your career in journalism. Newswriting, sub-editing, media law, local and central government, online and video “Freelance Journalism” provide you with the skills editors are looking for.
  • Freelance Journalism is an international private group for media professionals. One of the most important objectives is to bring these professionals in contact with each other and also with potential clients.

Take advantage of our private group! A lot of members already have posted several interesting messages and that is the purpose of our group: to communicate with each other. Do you have a question, an offer, a tip, a comment or anything else that can captivate our members? Make active use of our private group Freelance Journalism!

How you can get involved

If you are a media professional and you care about these important issues, we encourage you to join us by visiting Freelance Journalism. Joining is free of charge.

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About Menno Lindeblad

My professional life is dominated by two activities: trying to understand things and to put things in motion. The first has lead to various columns and articles. The second has put on the path of entrepreneurship. I have always worked at the intersection of journalism, media and technology. At this moment I am Managing Director of ParadigmataMedia including: Amsterdam Today, Executive Business Private Office, MKB-Persberichten, My Wedding Day and the private media group on LinkedIn “Freelance Journalism” with over 2000 active national and international media professionals. Working in partnership with journalists, writers, editors, reporters, copywriters, bloggers, photographers, media professionals, media executives and boots-on-the-ground youth correspondents, Amsterdam Today is creating a channel dedicated to video-driven journalism. Amsterdam Today meets the most elusive human beings in Amsterdam, and tells important stories through immersive journalism. My goal is for to be the place where business owners turn to get inspired, to compare notes, to ask questions, and to learn from one another’s mistakes. Amsterdam Today is a global news community for the connected generation. We highlight human struggles and achievements, empower impassioned voices, and challenge the status quo. We bring you the stories that are shaping our world. Do you ever laugh, cry, get angry or inspired? You’ll fit right in. Got a pitch, tip or leak? Contact me via email: Contact: Website | Facebook | Google+ | More Posts