Links and Other Resources

Digital Smoke Signals “Indigenizing Technology: Walking the footsteps of our Ancestors as we educate the world through e-Learning, social networking & Film-making.” “To cultivate a movement of politically engaged citizens that can ensure the existence of a responsible, transparent, and accountable government that serves the interests of the American people.” (Mission statement) “FemTechNet is an activated network of hundreds of scholars, students, and artists who work on, with, and at the borders of technology, science, and feminism in a variety of fields including Science and Technology Studies (STS), Media and Visual Studies, Art, Women’s, Queer, and Ethnic Studies. Launched in 2012, the network has developed and experimented with collaborative processes to address the educational needs of students interested in feminist science-technology studies.” (About) “a resource for all people who wish to fight to improve their lives, their communities and their working conditions. We want to discuss, learn from successes and failures of the past and develop strategies to increase the power we, as ordinary people, have over our own lives.”
Suggested reading:
Contemporary Platformism: A Critical Study

National Lawyers Guild: Know Your Rights Pamphlets (Bengali, Urdu, Arabic, Spanish, and English)

Know your rights: what to do if you’re stopped by police, immigration agents, or the FBI

Harlot (Rhetoric Journal) An online open-access journal focused on social justice, rhetoric, and pragmatic approaches to enacting social change.