A Firedoglake membership gives you access to a growing list of features, events and discounts. We’re constantly updating our member benefits in order to give our members the best return possible for your investment in Firedoglake.

If you have ideas about benefits to add, please let us know.


Friends – $45 per year

Member benefits include:

Personalized membership card
This card is your identification as a Firedoglake member. Members who join in our inaugural year will have “Founding Member” specially printed on their cards, in addition to your name and unique membership number.

25% off 2-year contract at CREDO Mobile
CREDO is an excellent, socially-conscious mobile phone provider with top-notch phones and great service. Firedoglake members will receive a 25% discount on a new 2-year contract with CREDO Mobile.

15% off registration at Netroots Nation
FDL members receive a 15% discount off registration for Netroots Nation, the annual progressive conference attended by politicians, bloggers, and activists to share ideas and strategies on the direction of the progressive movement.

Members-only planning
Members can make their voices heard within our organization by participating in exclusive members-only polls, planning sessions and discussions.

FDL Stickers
A pack of 5, perfect for your bumper, laptop or binder!


Benefactors – $120 per year

Member benefits include ALL of “Friends” membership, PLUS:

Choice of FDL t-shirt or tote bag
Take your pick of one free Firedoglake t-shirt or tote bag. Our t-shirts are sweatshop-free with our white logo silkscreened on soft black t-shirts. The Firedoglake tote bags are durable Chico totes, a navy blue logo on black. Click here to see an image of the t-shirt, and click here to see our tote.

Members-only exclusive chats and discussions
Members have the privilege to participate in exclusive chats with FDL writers, progressive personalities, and more.


Gosprey Circle – $1,000 per year

The Gosprey Circle is named for the late FDL commenter and community member Gosprey, who initially came up with the FDL Membership program as a way to better sustain our work. Click here for more information behind the Gosprey Circle.

Invitation to annual Firedoglake dinner
Join FDL writers, editors and other staff members at an exclusive annual Firedoglake dinner. We’re holding a dinner each year (locations to be announced) to bring community members together and thank Gosprey Circle members for their investment in our work. The FDL dinner will include our wonderful writers as well as special guests and speakers.

Special Gosprey Circle pin and certificate
Gosprey Circle members also receive a beautiful pin and certificate commemorating Gosprey and signifying your membership with Firedoglake.

Firedoglake t-shirt AND tote bag
Our t-shirts are sweatshop-free with our white logo silkscreened on soft black t-shirts. The Firedoglake tote bags are durable Chico totes, a navy blue logo on black. Click here to see an image of the t-shirt, and click here to see our tote.

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