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First POST: Scotched

BY Micah L. Sifry | Friday, September 19 2014

Why conservatives should back net neutrality; how big data may damage civil rights; the ways Silicon Valley start-ups are exploiting freelance workers; and much, much more. Read More

First POST: Emergence

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, September 10 2014

Evaluating the Teachout-Wu challenge; net neutrality defenders invoke an "internet slowdown"; NYC's first CTO; and much, much more. Read More

One Year After Obama, Most Big DC Orgs Aren't Embracing Social Media Tools

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, October 15 2009

Marc Ross, Christine Stineman, and Chris Lisi of 2ndSix, Tribe Effect and Chris Lisi Communications have just published a very interesting report looking at how 102 big Washington-based trade associations and advocacy ... Read More

Digging on Health Care Reform

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, May 20 2009

The American Progressive Caucus Policy Foundation's brand-new experiment in applying Digg-like principles to health care reform is interesting because of where the organization fits into the Washington universe. We all ... Read More

Daily Digest: Stimulus, Subsidies, Scurvy and More

BY Nancy Scola | Tuesday, January 27 2009

There's a fuss being made about President Barack Obama's refusal to allow a video from House Minority Leader John Boehner to stand as a response to the President's first video address while in office... After the new ... Read More

Voting for Change? PopRule.com Emphasizes Regional Politics

BY Editors | Monday, January 19 2009

All politics is social: that's the claim of online startup PopRule.com, a new people-powered politics site set to launch as Barack Obama takes the oath of office tomorrow. Call it a politics-saturated Digg or a ... Read More

Daily Digest: This Year in Personal Politics

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, December 29 2008

"Politics is Personal. Politics is Viral. Politics is Individual.": Jose Antonio Vargas has been covering the intersection of politics and technology for the Washington Post since February of last year, and ... Read More

Daily Digest: Short Hop from Wasilla to World

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, September 8 2008

The pushback against Sarah Palin's dig at community organizers seems to have legs; we look at how one email went from Wasilla, Alaska, out to the world at breathtaking speed; some conservatives find themselves having a ... Read More

Daily Digest: The Mile-High Club

BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, August 28 2008

Day 4 of our DNC Coverage Read More