The Online Abuse Playbook — Anil Dash
There’s a well-defined pattern to how marginalized people are attacked online. If we can understand it, we can help stop each other from participating.
Be Careful What You Code For — danah boyd
In the world of civic tech, we need to conscientiously think about the social and environmental costs, just as urban planners do.
Diversity in Tech: The Unspoken Empathy Gap — Jules Walter on Medium
As a first step, our white, male-dominated industry needs to recognize the real struggle that underrepresented groups face and start driving conversations and actions to create a more empathetic and inclusive workplace. Without such empathy, most companies will continue to fail to achieve true organizational buy-in and won’t be able to take the necessary actions to attract, retain, or get the best work from people who come from underrepresented backgrounds.