When I need to feel human, I go to YouTube and search “best auditions.”
If you are outraged at the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, and other black men and women –
Don’t be pissed at police for shutting down marijuana dispensaries. Focus that energy on changing the law, and making pot legal.
I’m tired of hearing that dirty “i” word: “innovation.”
But the thought of the Internet as ‘a new human right’ never sat well with me. So this week, I decided to do something novel: read the UN report that started that trend for myself. And guess what? That’s not […]
I like words. Words are important. Words can also be confusing – especially in English, where we like to use the same words (sometimes, but not always, with slightly different spelling) to mean very different things. One lesson that’s stuck […]
Who knew there were so many awesome events, where Internet groupies can get together to talk about this vital public resource that quietly facilitates freedom of speech and an endless supply of cat videos, all in a day’s work. Here’s […]
I recently joined the team at the Mozilla Foundation – the awesome not-for-profit that owns the Mozilla Corporation, which makes Firefox and the like – and I’m still coming to terms with the fact that my job is now to […]
I think a great deal (and have started to write more) about my experiences as a mixed-race woman. One thing I’ve been chewing on for awhile like a stale piece of gum is that I look (aka ‘present as’) white. […]
…they’re cool now, right?