• Digital Inclusion
  • #MoreThanCode: Practitioners Reimagine the landscape of technology for justice and equity

    Over the past 2 years, we have been research partners in this exciting investigation of technology for social justice.  The full report is now live and public at https://morethancode.cc    #MoreThanCode is a participatory action research report based on interviews, focus groups, and data analysis with 188 tech practitioners from across the U.S.A. The report […]

  • Digital Inclusion
  • Newsweek: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS RACIST YET COMPUTER ALGORITHMS ARE DECIDING WHO GOES TO PRISON

    When Hannah Sassaman first heard that the city of Philadelphia was looking to use artificial intelligence to help judges determine whether someone accused of a crime should be released before trial, she didn’t know much about it or similar efforts underway in cities and states nationwide. But after years of working directly with communities of […]

  • Digital Inclusion
  • Philadelphia Magazine: Without Net Neutrality, We Can’t Trust Comcast to Do What’s Right

    In this article, MMP Policy Director, Hannah Sassaman writes about the fight to save net neutrality. She about the communities that protested in December 2017 before FCC’s vote to eliminate net neutrality, and the ongoing fight to reverse the elimination of net neutrality rules. Read the full article here: Without Net Neutrality, We Can’t Trust […]

  • Philly SUN
  • Voices from the Philly Schools Unifying Neighborhoods Network

    Young people, parents, school staff, and neighbors work every day to combat decades of top down decisions to dismantle public neighborhood schools. In this series, members of PhillySUN (Schools Unifying Neighborhoods) share their day to day work towards their visions for their schools and neighborhoods.  These stories lift up organizers in the broadest sense–those who […]