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Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

"We’re not fighting a misunderstanding between two parties with the same amount of power." via: @doxtdatorb http://www.longviewoneducation.org/no-cognitive-strengthening-exercises-arent-answer-media-literacy/

Grant Potter

https://medium.com/@zephoria/a-few-responses-to-criticism-of-my-sxsw-edu-keynote-on-media-literacy-7eb2843fae22 "if we’re not careful, media literacy and critical thinking will be deployed as an assertion of authority over epistemology."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://datasociety.net/output/the-promises-challenges-and-futures-of-media-literacy/ addresses the “fake news” problem by evaluating the successes and failures of recent efforts.

Grant Potter

https://datasociety.net/research/media-manipulation/ "the internet is a tool, a tactic, and a territory – integral to challenging the relations of power– studying studying the new vulnerabilities of networked media is fundamental to the future of democracies."

Grant Potter

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/02/chinas-dangerous-dream-of-urban-control/553097/ "It’s just a matter of making explicit the determinations that already go into credit scores—of binding together the data brokerages that even now siphon up public records, social-media profiles, web searches, and similar digital traces of life here in the West, and making our rights and privileges as city dwellers and citizens contingent on what they infer from our behavior."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

“If it gets harder for independent media to stream online, the low-power FM stations will become even more important” https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/06/us/low-power-radio.html?_r=0