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Coco Fusco, "The Revolution Recodified: Social Media and Independent Culture in Cuba Today"

Coco Fusco, "The Revolution Recodif...

Civic Lunches

Added 18 days ago | 01:13:32 | 215 views

Coco Fusco discusses how independent journalists, activists, artists and musicians are using social media in Cuba to create an autonomous public sphere. Fusco is an interdisciplinary artist and writer and a MLK Visiting Scholar at MIT...

Strike Debt and the Moral Argument for Debt Resistance

Strike Debt and the Moral Argument ...

Civic Lunches

Added 5 months ago | 00:22:07 | 250 views

From Ann Larson and Aaron Smith: In 2012, as part of Strike Debt, we launched the Rolling Jubilee, a project to purchase debt for pennies on the dollar and abolish it. The campaign, which erased almost $16 million in debt for people in...

Jon Rubin and "Conflict Kitchen"

Jon Rubin and "Conflict Kitchen"

MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing

Added 8 months ago | 00:28:32 | 710 views

In this Civic Media Lunch, the MIT Center for Civic Media welcomed Jon Rubin, co-creator of Conflict Kitchen, a Pittsburgh restaurant (and art project) that serves food only from countries the U.S. is in conflict with. Read a full wri...

Seamus Kraft, "Creating Open Law and Crowdsourced Legislation"

Seamus Kraft, "Creating Open Law an...

Civic Lunches

Added 10 months ago | 01:05:42 | 829 views

The law is the most important data set in every democracy, and making law is the most important civic process. Yet the law is often the hardest information to find, use and build with, while the lawmaking process is often the most opaque...

Morgan Marquis-Boire, "This Mess We're In: The Changing Landscape of Digital Surveillance"

Morgan Marquis-Boire, "This Mess We...

Civic Lunches

Added 11 months ago | 01:11:28 | 416 views

For the last couple years, Morgan has focused on tracking and preventing digital attacks against high risk user groups - primarily journalists, dissidents, and activists. Increasingly, these attacks are being carried out by nation-states...

Civic Media Lunch: Nassim JafariNaimi, "Design and Democracy: Expression, Participation, and Community in Contemporary Products"

Civic Media Lunch: Nassim JafariNai...

Civic Lunches

Added 1 year ago | 00:58:25 | 560 views

Participatory media and democracy are both concerned with the relationships possible between people: democracy as a mode of associated living is identified by the quality and purpose of interactions between people; participatory media fi...

Annette Kim, "Sidewalk Rights in Vietnam"

Annette Kim, "Sidewalk Rights in Vi...

MIT Center for Civic Media

Added 1 year ago | 00:41:29 | 545 views

Maps both conceal and reveal. City planning maps continue to privilege built form and an idealized public with assumed spatial practices. Annette discusses the experimental maps of her research group SLAB that analyze ubiquitous and over...

Brains on Trial with Alan Alda

Brains on Trial with Alan Alda

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added 1 year ago | 01:45:26 | 1606 views

What if we could peer into the brain to determine guilt or innocence? Could advances in neuroscience help reform our criminal justice system? On Tuesday, September 17th, the McGovern Institute hosted a discussion with a distinguished gr...

Qualcomm video and response

Qualcomm video and response

Civic Media ignite presentations

Added 1 year ago | 00:03:58 | 333 views

Nathan Matias

Nathan Matias

Civic Media ignite presentations

Added 1 year ago | 00:05:31 | 370 views

Matt Stempeck

Matt Stempeck

Civic Media ignite presentations

Added 1 year ago | 00:03:55 | 425 views

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