Alissa Black
Alissa Black

Alissa Black directs the New America Foundation's California Civic Innovation Project, which is exploring the use of innovative technologies, policies, and practices that engage disadvantaged communities in public decision-making throughout California.

Future Tense
Jan. 18 2013 5:22 PMYelp's Move To Incorporate Health Inspection Information Is a Huge Step for Open Data
Future Tense
Sept. 5 2012 8:00 AMThe Most Important Information Missing From YelpCrowdsourcing sites and local government should pool their data to better inform consumers.
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Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 3 2015 3:48 PM The You Get a Trophy Just for Listening Bonus Segment The wimpiest sports podcast in America defends your right to get a participation trophy.