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The Trace is Looking for a Freelance Data Journalist

Join our team.

The Trace is a nonprofit, independent digital magazine dedicated to in-depth coverage of guns in America. Our founding staff writers and editors have joined the team after tours at The New York TimesThe New YorkerThe New RepublicNew York magazine, Essence, TIME, and FRONTLINE.

We’re now looking for a freelance journalist with data skills to help us launch a new short-form series. If you have a knack for finding the takeaway in a complex data set — and are up for occasionally building your own — we want to hear from you. Rates are competitive and assignments can be steady for reliable contributors. If you’re interested, please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected].

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