News, The COVID-19 Roundup

Metrics are Driving Disinformation

Prioritizing news distribution over reporting makes journalists and platforms active participants in spreading misinformation.

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Race, Tech & Civil Society, Virtual Roundtables

Protecting the Black Vote During COVID-19

Activists and policy experts look at how disinformation is being used to reduce Black voter turnout and further disenfranchise communities of color.

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Race, Tech & Civil Society, Virtual Roundtables

Legitimizing True Safety

The the first in a series of discussions on race, tech, and civil society examines police surveillance in Detroit.

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Opinion

Digital Infrastructure in Times of Crisis

If digital infrastructure is the backbone of civil society and democratization, then why aren’t we doing more to protect it?

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Grants, Virtual Roundtables

Algorithmic Bias: Better Policy and Practice for Civil Society

In this 2018 virtual roundtable, experts in tech and data ethics explore how civil society organizations can work toward better policy for predictive technologies.

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COVID-19 Resources

We’re working to mitigate the effects of the global pandemic by sharing resources developed by and for the social sector.

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4Q4 Podcast: Episode 17

Open Society Foundations explains how the GDPR can be used against social sector organizations and what they can do to prepare.

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2020 Event Series

Scholars, practitioners, activists, and policy experts engage in critical discussions at the intersection of race, tech, and civil society.

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