Ethan Zuckerman

Ethan Zuckerman
co-founder, Global Voices


Ethan Zuckerman is a research fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School. His research focuses on activist uses of the internet and citizen media in the developing world. With Rebecca MacKinnon, he is the cofounder of Global Voices (, an award-winning international community of webloggers and citizen journalists. Prior to his work with Berkman and Global Voices, Ethan founded Geekcorps, a volunteer organization which sent technology experts to work with ICT companies in the developing world, and prior to that helped found His blog lives at


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Ethan Zuckerman (Global Voices)
The Web was invented so physicists could share research papers. The tools of Web 2.0 are showing themselves to be extremely powerful in the hands of digital activists, especially those in environments where free speech is limited. Read more.

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