Updated: Oct 7
The Pigeon was launched in July 2020 by a group of Canadian student journalists and graduates. We saw an opportunity to create positive change in the Canadian media landscape by bringing in-depth stories to our readers and giving new journalists the chance to learn what it’s like to pitch to a publication.
Unlike The Charlatan, The design philosophy of The Pigeon is Simplicity. The managing editor of the site wanted me to focus on simplicity and readability, so black text on a white background was a prerequisite.