Sascha Meinrath

Sascha Meinrath is vice president of the New America Foundation and director of the Open Technology Institute.

Future Tense
Oct. 14 2013 9:15 AMWe Can’t Let the Internet Become BalkanizedThe backlash to U.S. surveillance threatens the foundation of a free and open Web.
Future Tense
Nov. 27 2012 1:46 PMICANN, Make a DifferenceThe $100 million raised by the sale of new Web domains should be used to wire Africa.
Future Tense
July 2 2012 10:33 AMThe Declaration of Internet Freedom
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Aug. 15 2011 2:42 PMIn Defense of the Internet CraftsmanUniversal broadband should be about control, not just access.
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2013 3:59 PMObama's External Review Group on Surveillance Won't Restore Public Trust
Future Tense
Aug. 1 2012 8:04 AMWant To Pay Less and Get More?How communities are banding together to create high-speed, affordable broadband access.
Future Tense
Feb. 9 2012 12:21 PMMobile Phones Will Not Save the Poorest of the PoorThe cost of cellphone-based services is hurting huge swaths of the developing world.

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The XX Factor
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And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.

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Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PM Apple Won't Shut Down Beats Music After All (But Will Probably Rename It)
  Life
Outward
Sept. 22 2014 4:45 PM Why Can’t the Census Count Gay Couples Accurately?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
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  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 9:17 PM Trent Reznor’s Gone Girl Soundtrack Sounds Like an Eerie, Innovative Success
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 22 2014 4:34 PM Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.