New publication: 350.org case study in Civic Media Project

Some news on the publication front. My new case study on 350.org’s use of “civic media technologies” to foster climate activism has been published as part of the Civic Media Project. In the case study, I talk about how 350.org has used… Continue Reading

OFA frames climate change as public health threat

On June 2, President Obama finally announced his plan to tackle climate change through EPA regulation of carbon pollution from coal power plants. This is Obama’s biggest climate change initiative yet — and given the current Congress, it’s also the only way… Continue Reading

Has the Keystone XL fight been a mistake?

I was discussing my recently-defended dissertation over beers recently with an online strategist friend, so of course the anti-Keystone pipeline campaign came up. We rehashed an argument that has been making the rounds recently: has the campaign against the pipeline been a… Continue Reading