“Nothing works unless you do.”

Maya Angelou

Institutes & Centers

AI Now Institute

Center for Critical Race + Digital Studies

Data & Society Research Institute

The Distributed AI Research Institute (DAIR)

Berkman Klein Center for Internet Studies at Harvard

Center for Antiracist Research at Boston University

Center for Information Technology Policy at Princeton

MIT Medialab

Data Labs


Racial Data Lab

Tech & Social Justice Initiatives

Algorithmic Justice League

Design Justice Network

The Kapor Center


Social Science for Good

The Social Science Research Council (SSRC), “an independent, international nonprofit, mobilizes necessary knowledge for the public good by supporting scholars worldwide, generating new research across disciplines, and linking researchers with policymakers and citizens.”

Research Reports

AI Now. (2018). Algorithmic accountability policy toolkit. AI Now.

Daniels, J., Nkonde, M., & Mir, D. (2019). Advancing racial literacy in tech. Data & Society.

Freelon, D., McIlwain, C. D., & Clark, M. D. (2016). Beyond the hashtags: #Ferguson, #Blacklivesmatter, and the online struggle for offline justice. Center for Media and Social Impact, American University.

Freelon, D., Lopez, L., Clark, M. D., & Jackson, S. J. (2018). How Black Twitter and other social media communities interact with mainstream news. Knight Foundation.

Koene, A., Clifton, C., Hatada, Y., Webb, H., Patel, M., Machado, C., LaViolette, J., Richardson, R., & Reisman, D. (2019). A governance framework for algorithmic accountability and transparency. European Parliamentary Research Service.