Congress passes bill to safeguard Hong Kong, protesters
China is pressuring the president not to sign it.
On Nov 21, 2019 by Siobhan Ball
Why Westeros needs a president, not kings and queens
You wanna talk about 'breaking the wheel'?
On May 11, 2019 by David Britton
Tech experts say using Facebook is like smoking cigarettes
Pressure has increased on governments to reign in tech giants.
On Jan 24, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
Gerrymandering is poisoning our democracy
Compromise is key to democracy—and gerrymandering is killing it.
On Jun 24, 2017 by Mike Collier
How the Internet can help increase voter turnout
There's a low-tech solution to low voter turnout.
On Mar 28, 2016 by Craig Newmark
U.S. agency behind pro-democracy propaganda to launch Internet Freedom Office
The agency that funds encrypted-messaging apps and Tor is doubling down on those efforts.
On Feb 10, 2016 by Eric Geller
Joseph Gordon-Levitt uses ‘Snowden’ money to fund tech-and-democracy project
HitRECord wants to know what you think about privacy and government.
On Feb 4, 2016 by Rae Votta
Big data poses a threat to democracy
Tech companies have an important role to play in revitalizing democracy.
On Jan 27, 2016 by Ronen Shnidman
New Zealand’s new flag may feature a kiwi shooting lasers from its eyes
Amateur artists are bringing the thunder down under.
On May 20, 2015 by Eric Geller
Egypt sends famous blogger to prison for protesting due-process violations
His supporters shouted 'Down with military rule!' at the trial.
On Feb 23, 2015 by Aaron Sankin
Get ready for a flood of .vote campaign websites
Get ready for a flood of .vote campaign websites.
On Feb 17, 2015 by Eric Geller
Hong Kong policeman pepper-sprays elderly protester
If this isn't an abuse of power, what is?
On Sep 29, 2014 by Miles Klee
Here’s how to register to vote right now
You no longer have an excuse.
On Sep 23, 2014 by Eric Geller
WikiLeaks labels Australian supporters ‘a front group’
WikiLeaks is trying to distance itself from the WikiLeaks Australian Citizens Alliance.
On Oct 9, 2013 by Miles Klee