Safiya Noble: The Future of Class, Culture, Gender and Race on Digital Media Platforms (Ep. 191)
Safiya Umoja Noble (@safiyanoble) is an Associate Professor at UCLA in the Departments of Information Studies and African American Studies, and a visiting faculty member to the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School of Communication. Previously, she was an Assistant Professor in Department of Media and Cinema Studies and the Institute for Communications Research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Monica Anderson: Generation Z’s social media trends (Ep. 190)
Monica Anderson (@MonicaRAnders) is a senior researcher at Pew Research Center primarily studying internet and technology issues. Much of her recent work has focused on the impact of the digital divide, the role of technology in the lives of teenagers, and activism in the age of social media. She has a master’s degree in media studies from Georgetown University, where her work focused on the intersection of race, politics and media.
Alfred Mathewson: How to Think About Race, Tech & Antitrust (Ep. 189)
Alfred Mathewson is the former Emeritus Professor of Law and Henry Weihofen Chair of Law at the University of New Mexico School of Law. He joined the UNM law faculty in 1983 after working as a corporate, securities and banking lawyer in Denver.
Chris Jones: The Local Power of Blockchain (Ep. 188)
Chris Jones (@cjones2002) is Chief Marketing Officer of Dragonscale, the Dragonchain incubator project. He is a long-time entrepreneur and an expert in strategy, product marketing and user acquisition.
How to Defeat AI Bias (Ep. 187
Kriti Sharma joined Joe Miller to discuss ways to defeat AI bias by addressing the underlying human biases that make their way into algorithms.
The New Battleground State — Empowering Voters in Arizona (Ep. 186)
Luis Avila (@phoenikera) is the President and Founder of Iconico Campaigns, a company that works to build advocacy capacity in organizations around the country.
How to Regulate Digital Platforms (Ep. 185)
Harold Feld is Public Knowledge’s Senior Vice President.
Randy Abreu: Is it Too Late for Cities?: Tech, the New Green Deal, and Climate Justice (Ep. 184)
Randy Abreu (@AbreuAndTheCity) is the Senior Legislative Advisor to Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY).
Jelani Anglin: If You’re Ever Arrested, Call this Number (Ep. 183)
GOOD CALL Co-Founder and Co-Executive Director Jelani Anglin has the number you need to memorize for if you or a loved one are ever arrested in NYC.
Daiquiri Ryan: Key Tech Policy Issues Facing Latinos (Ep. 182)
Daiquiri Ryan (@DaiquiriRyan) serves as the policy counsel at the National Hispanic Media Coalition where she advocates on behalf of the Latino community on Capitol Hill and beyond. Previously Daiquiri served as policy fellow at Public Knowledge,.Her other fellowships have included time at Amazon, the DC Office of Attorney General, and the Arizona Department of Education. She’s also a member of the inaugural class of Google Next Gen Policy Leaders, where she co-leads a working group focused on creative policy solutions for intellectual property and social justice.