My name is danah boyd and I'm a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and the founder/president of Data & Society. Buzzwords in my world include: privacy, context, youth culture, social media, big data. I use this blog to express random thoughts about whatever I'm thinking.

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politics of terrorism studies

from blog to comic

this ain’t about sexism

update: the sorta graduation

Mobilizing Generation 2.0

User Elections for LiveJournal’s Advisory Board

Little Brother + the Uglies series = le awesome young adult scifi