The Long Game: Reflections on OuiShare Fest 2016

I’m just back from this year’s OuiShare Fest, the annual gathering focused on social and economic innovations that are collaborative, decentralized, and open-source. This year’s theme was After the Gold Rush, reflecting the post-euphoric, sobered-up state many of us found ourselves in, as the reality of exploitative business-as-usual stomped on our idealistic Sharing Economy. Several […]

Two Teenage Girls

At last week’s TEDx Women in Berlin there were two 14 year old girls who got on stage to talk about a project they were doing in their school to encourage girls to do what they want to do, look how they want to look, (as opposed to doing, and looking, how anyone else says […]