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Confronting Disinformation: A Conversation with Audrey Tang

Confronting Disinformation: A Conversation with Audrey Tang

September 30, 2020, 2:02 pm

On Tuesday, September 22, 2020 the Shorenstein Center hosted a virtual conversation with Audrey Tang, Taiwan’s Digital Minister in charge of Social Innovation, moderated by Dr. Joan Donovan. This event was cosponsored by The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and The…

Untying Knots: Episode 2

Untying Knots: Episode 2

September 25, 2020, 3:53 pm

Voter Oppression and Suppression: A Living Case Study in Georgia Hosts: Erica Licht and Nikhil Raghuveera Featuring: Christopher Bruce (ACLU of Georgia) and Nse Ufot (New Georgia Project) Following the end of the Civil War, Southern states immediately sought to…

Product Management and Public Interest: Summer Summit 2020

Product Management and Public Interest: Summer Summit 2020

September 16, 2020, 11:13 am

On August 21st, 2020, Product and Society hosted a Product Management and the Public Interest Summer Summit. The 300+ registrants, attendees, and speakers ranged across governments, non-profits, academia, private sector, venture capital, consulting, and more; all self-identified as working both…

America’s Economic Experience: The Reality of the Rural/Urban Divide

America’s Economic Experience: The Reality of the Rural/Urban Divide

August 17, 2020, 10:08 am

Thursday, August 13, 2020 – Divides – economic, racial, cultural, and educational, to name just a few – exist between communities across the country. But the perceived divide between rural and urban areas have been a lightning rod for our…

Big, If True Webinar: The Fight to Ban Facial Recognition Technology: Protest in the Era of Mass Surveillance

Big, If True Webinar: The Fight to Ban Facial Recognition Technology: Protest in the Era of Mass Surveillance

August 3, 2020, 2:31 pm

Friday, July 31, 2020 – On this episode of BIG, If True we delve into the formidable struggle against the deployment of facial recognition technology. In light of the recent wave of Black Lives Matter protests, there are distressing concerns that facial…

Director Nancy Gibbs On StoryFile

July 29, 2020, 4:44 pm

Shorenstein Center Director Nancy Gibbs has recorded a StoryFile video that allows viewers to interact with her as she talks about her life, her career in journalism, and the work that she now leads at the Shorenstein Center. Gibbs was…

Big, If True Webinar: Fighting a Two-Front War: Censorship and Disinformation in Southeast Asia

Big, If True Webinar: Fighting a Two-Front War: Censorship and Disinformation in Southeast Asia

July 13, 2020, 9:19 am

Friday, July 10, 2020 – This episode of BIG, If True reflects on the hybrid battles being waged by journalists, activists, and dissidents against censorship and disinformation in Southeast Asia. The discussion traces the genesis of the recent attacks on the…

Untying Knots Podcast: Episode 1

Untying Knots Podcast: Episode 1

July 10, 2020, 12:16 pm

Transforming Wealth Inequity through Anti-Racist Funding Hosts: Nikhil Raghuveera and Erica LichtFeaturing: Karla Nicholson (Haymarket People’s Fund) and Lucas Turner-Owens (Boston Ujima Project)July 202040 Minutes and 34 Seconds Hundreds of years of racist institutional policies have denied wealth to Black,…

America’s Economic Experience

America’s Economic Experience

June 24, 2020, 8:27 am

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 – The Shorenstein Center hosted a conversation with Tara Westover, author of the award winning memoir, Educated, Gene Sperling, author of the new book Economic Dignity and Former Director of the National Economic Council For Presidents Clinton and Obama, and Setti Warren,…

Terms of Disservice Book Launch

Terms of Disservice Book Launch

June 18, 2020, 2:12 pm

Monday, June 15, 2020 – The Shorenstein Center hosted an online book launch for Terms of Disservice, authored by senior fellow and co-director of the Digital Platforms & Democracy Project, Dipayan Ghosh. The event featured Shorenstein Center director Nancy Gibbs, former Hillary Clinton 2016…