August 31, 2020
News, The Report Roundup
A new guide from the Technology Association of Grantmakers, NetHope, NTEN, and TechSoup positions technology as a tool for overcoming adversity.
July 23, 2020
Race, Tech & Civil Society, Social Media Event
In July, scholars, activists, and policy experts discussed how tech contributes to inequity and offered ways to build a more resilient civil society.
July 22, 2020
News, The COVID-19 Roundup
The pandemic has nonprofits accelerating their use of tech, overwhelming many whose operations aren’t designed for digital.
June 27, 2020
Prioritizing news distribution over reporting makes journalists and platforms active participants in spreading misinformation.
June 24, 2020
Mutale Nkonde, Heather Noelle Robinson, Chris Delatorre
Race, Tech & Civil Society, Virtual Roundtables
Activists and policy experts look at how disinformation is being used to reduce Black voter turnout and further disenfranchise communities of color.
June 20, 2020
Police surveillance amid the pandemic underscores discriminatory policies against Black Americans.
June 13, 2020
Overreliance on platforms like Zoom could result in a further loss of rights for those adversely affected by predictive tech and the digital divide.
June 12, 2020
A recent report suggests that while technology today is advantageous for some, the culture behind it debases the core tenets of human dignity.
June 6, 2020
An alliance of CSOs and activists made recommendations to governments in response to “serious concerns about the state of civic space.”
June 3, 2020
Tawana Petty, Heather Noelle Robinson, Chris Delatorre
The the first in a series of discussions on race, tech, and civil society examines police surveillance in Detroit.
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