The option3 mission involves utilizing new media to elevate awareness and dialogue on American policy, culture, and history in the context of first principles, sensemaking, and full systems thinkingoption3 will soon produce a monthly podcast; the first episode will discuss the mission, purpose, and origins of option3.


Robert Cordova, founder

Jua Perez, producer

Kate Jessup, consultant

about / contact

option3 began as a policy blog in 2012.  In 2014, option3 began posting research interviews, initiated a smudge program, and began developing a youth newsmagazine.  In 2015, option3 constituted an advisory committee.  In 2016, option3 obtained fiscal sponsorship  from Planetwork NGO, Inc.

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option3 performs crowdfunding and also seeks angel funding, institutional support, foundation grants, and individual donations - especially for new media and documentary journalism.  We aim to hire a blogger and staff for development and social media.  To make a tax deductible donation, email us directly or Ann Schneeman at Planetwork here: Anee [ at ] planetwork [ dot ] net.