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Algorithms of Fear

Marcia’s Stanford Social Innovation Review article about how some media companies are deploying new algorithms to accentuate people’s differences and stoke their fears in a bid to increase site traffic

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Grand Gestures, Big Bets

Mike Bloomberg steps up his challenge to the philanthropy establishment by expanding his “big bets” giving on social change—and is influencing others to do the same.

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Philanthropists Against Trump

Increasingly, emerging groups of socially-conscious philanthropists are putting their money where their hearts are politically—in opposition to President Trump’s less socially-conscious positions and policies. [Click here to read more.]

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Wylie’s War

Whistleblower Christopher Wylie, interviewed by Marcia on stage at the 2018 Future of Storytelling Festival, tells how his former employer used psychological-influence algorithms to try swaying the 2016 U.S. Presidential election in favor of Donald Trump.