I am a founder and CEO at SignalRank, a data driven technology company. I publish a weekly newsletter – That Was The Week – on Substack. The posts here are pulled from it. I also have a video podcast with Andrew Keenthat accompanies it each week. You can see the full catalogue on AnchorSpotify , Youtubeand Apple Podcasts. And I am a regular guest on Steve Gillmor’s The Gillmor Gang.

Tag: Racial Injustice

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#BlackLivesMatter, #BlackFoundersMatter and #BlackInvestorsMatter

Newsletter This weeks focus is racial inequality as it impacts startups and investing. We also continue to look at the debate surrounding social media platforms in relation to free speech and censorship. Sam Lessin writes in the Information and is opposed by Stephanie Mheta and others. That Was The Week, Issue #22 This weeks focus is racial inequality as it impacts startups and investing. We also continue to look at the debate surrounding social media platforms in relation to free speech and censorship.  Sam Lessin writes in the Information and is opposed by Maelle Gavet and others. Content from Om

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Censorship, Racial Inequality and Freedom

Palo Alto, 4 June 2020 This week’s venture trends includes news of a crisis surrounding the social media platforms in relation to free speech and censorship. I have penned an essay on the topic: This week also includes content from Albert Wenger, Tomasz Tunguz, Ben Thompson, Saastr, Christoph Janz, The Information, The New York Times, Axios and many more. The topics are the ones that dominated the week. Video interview with Andrew Keen here: [embedded content] Here are this weeks highlights. Facebook Ex-employees shun Zuck’s policy – New York Times Tech Readers fail to support Zuckerburg – The Information Fixing

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