Tags » Digital Democracy

Digital Democracy Helps Watchdog State Government

A new search engine called Digital Democracy can comb through videos, transcripts, and records of what goes on in America’s statehouses.

Julie Griffiths, the executive director of the the nonprofit Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse, wanted to keep tabs on California’s American Disabilities Act compliance laws. 83 more words

Government Transparency

Write-up: Hitting refresh on the Digital Democracy Commission

By Ben Pearson.

On the 26th January 2017, the Institute for Digital Democracy (IDD) launched it’s most recent report, Democracy 2.0, in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House. 792 more words

Digital Democracy

Facebook and fact-checkers can't defeat fake news, only education can

Fake news, cyber-trolls, echo chamber. We’re in a new era. An era where digital technology has a tangible impact on our lives and in our politics. 766 more words

Digital Democracy

THE TECHNODEMOCRAT MANIFESTO

We believe the people have a right to political self-realization. Since we’re paying for it, and that we finally have the technology for it, we should be able to have a say in all things related to our governments. 78 more words

Digital Democracy

Facebook and fact-checkers can't defeat fake news, only education can

By Areeq Chowdhury & Oliver Sidorczuk.

Fake news, cyber-trolls, echo chamber. We’re in a new era. An era where digital technology has a tangible impact on our lives and in our politics. 792 more words

Digital Democracy

REPORT: The Government must focus on political education in schools to tackle the rise of fake news

Teenagers should be taught to critically analyse what they read on the internet to help tackle the rise of ‘fake news’, the Institute for Digital Democracy (IDD) has said in its latest… 495 more words

UK

Stranger in a strange(ly digital) land

Understanding Digital Policy was the title of an unconference I was at this week. (It was at an outpost of the University of Liverpool in central London – hence the title and  1,287 more words

Community Councils