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Welcome to Aestumanda, a beacon of journalistic integrity and progressive liberal values. In an era where the truth often gets lost in the noise, our mission is more vital than ever. Aestumanda is our answer to the pervasive influence of wealth and external pressures in today’s media landscape. We are a UK-based initiative that champions the narrative of truth, putting the power back in the hands of our readers and contributors.

Why “Aestumanda”?

Our name is derived from the Latin verb “aestumo,” meaning to value, estimate, or assess. It reflects our commitment to valuing truth, assessing facts with care, and estimating the impact of our stories on society and the individual in alike.

Our core values

  • Honesty: Every article and analysis is anchored in truth, offering our readers reliable information. For instance, our fact-checking process is rigorous, ensuring that what we publish is not just timely but timeless in its accuracy.
  • Integrity: We stand by the highest journalistic ethics, operating independently and objectively. This means stories are chosen for their importance and impact, not for clicks or external pressures.
  • Courage: Pursuing the truth requires bravery, especially for stories that challenge the status quo. Our commitment to societal good motivates us to tackle these stories head-on.
  • Fairness: We are dedicated to equity in our reporting, representing diverse perspectives and ensuring all voices are heard, especially those often marginalised.
  • Duty: Our allegiance is to you, our readers. From enlightening analyses to engaging stories, our goal is to foster a well-informed community ready to face the challenges of our world.

Our independent model

Aestumanda stands proudly free from the influence of offshore owners and external shareholders. We believe in reinvesting our profits to enhance our journalistic endeavors, ensuring our content remains rich, educational, and empowering. This unique model allows us to explore issues deeply, creating content that truly matters to you.

Areas of focus

At Aestumanda, we shine a light on critical spheres of our society and the world at large. Our reporting spans across:
  • Social Justice: Amplifying the voices striving for equity and equality.
  • The Environment: Addressing the pressing challenges facing our planet.
  • Disability: Highlighting issues, achievements, and perspectives from the disability community.
  • Technology: Covering the latest advancements and their implications.
  • Politics: Providing insightful analysis on the dynamics shaping our societies.
  • Culture: Exploring the rich tapestry of global cultures and their expressions.
  • Economy: Navigating the complexities of global and local economies.
  • Sport: Celebrating achievements and delving into the stories beyond the scoreboard.
  • Entertainment: Bringing you the latest in arts, film, music, and more.
  • Science: Delving into the latest research and discoveries that push the boundaries of knowledge.
  • Health: Covering the vital issues, innovations, and stories shaping the health and wellness landscape.

Join Our Community

Aestumanda isn’t just a news site; it’s a community committed to upholding the principles of a free press and journalistic freedom. Here, integrity, courage, and a steadfast commitment to progressive and liberal values illuminate every story we tell. We invite you to subscribe, engage in discussions, and become an active participant in our shared mission.

Contribute to Aestumanda

Are you passionate about writing and storytelling? Do you have a story that needs to be told? We provide a platform for individuals passionate about making a difference, supported by a team that values your insights and perspectives. Learn how you can contribute on our “Write for Us” page.

Let’s shape the future together

At Aestumanda, we’re not just reporting the news—we’re crafting the future of journalism. Be part of a movement that cherishes truth, promotes fairness, and champions the rights and voices of our community. Your journey with us goes beyond mere reading; it’s an active step towards creating a more informed, just, and equitable world.

Contact us

Your feedback drives our improvement. Share your comments, questions, or concerns at [email protected], or connect with us through our social media channels to stay updated and engaged.

Join us at Aestumanda, where every story we tell is a step towards a better future.