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Because today's ultra-fast news cycle rates being first above being right. It tells us what's happening in real time, but rarely what it means.

The Slow Journalism solution

We publish Delayed Gratification magazine, which revisits the news after the dust has settled to give the final analysis on the stories that mattered.

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Delayed Gratification

Delayed Gratification is the world’s first Slow Journalism magazine. It’s a beautiful printed quarterly publication which revisits the events of the previous three months to see what happened after the dust settled and the news agenda moved on. It is proud to be ‘Last to Breaking News’.

The Latest

  • The aftermath of the Paris attacks
  • Is Ketamine the new Prozac?
  • Star Wars: the infographic
  • Lobbying’s dark arts
  • Aung San Suu Kyi vs the generals
  • The world’s best country revealed
  • The birth of China’s one-child policy

From the blog

Film awards season 2011


It's not all about the Oscars - twelve other major  film awards take place at the same time. But which film is the meta winner? Taken from issue two of Delayed...

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From the archive

Photo: Mark Johnson

The power behind the drone

Drones get a bad press. If they’re not being portrayed as killing machines they’re evil spybots, silently patrolling our skies, threatening our civil liberties, or papping celebrities on the beach....

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Events & Classes


Subscriber infographics class

On Tuesday 21st June we will hold the latest in our series of free infographics classes for subscribers at Somerset House. Subscribers will go on a two-hour journey through some of the basics...

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The story of Slow Journalism & Delayed Gratification

Our TEDx case for a Slow Journalism Revolution


Sneak previews of new issues, details of Delayed Gratification events and the latest on new stockists.


Track the evolution of the Slow Journalism project and give us your suggestions for stories.


Follow the creation of some of the beautiful artwork used in Delayed Gratification magazine.

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Honed design, relaxed writing and an almanac approach to the passing years”Observer

Jam-packed with information... a counterpoint to the speedy news feeds we've grown accustomed to”Creative Review

A slower, more reflective type of journalism”Creative Review

A chic magazine with fine infographics and long stories”Die Zeit

A very cool magazine... It's like if Greenland Sharks made a newspaper”Qi podcast

A fantastic publication that puts current events into perspective”Qi podcast

Quality, intelligence and inspiration: the trilogy that drives the makers of Delayed Gratification”El Mundo

Refreshing... parries the rush of 24-hour news with 'slow journalism'”The Telegraph

A leisurely (and contrary) look backwards over the previous three months”The Telegraph

Perhaps we could all get used to this Delayed idea...”BBC Radio 4 - Today Programme

Everyone should read this magazine”Stacks Magazine

Wonderful title and wonderful concept”BBC Two