About Us

Our Mission

Mic helps young people process the present. Through original reporting and incisive commentary, Mic provides an essential lens to navigating modern life and examines how culture, technology, and politics are redefining the way we live in real-time.


Shanté Cosme, Executive Editor

Ramy Zabarah, Director of Social

Rajul Punjabi, Senior Wellbeing Editor

Jonathan Smith, Innovation Editor

Jeff Ihaza, Culture Editor

Kimberly Alters, Politics Editor

Alisha Sahay, Associate Social Editor

Contributing Writers

Kara Weisenstein

Shawn Cooke

Melissa Pandika

Tracey Anne Duncan

Tebany Yune

AJ Dellinger

Vanessa Taylor

Rafi Schwartz

Ray Levy-Uyeda

Joseph Lamour

Erica Euse