"Media is complicated"

It's been a busy week here at the News & Knowledge Initiative. In Paris, at Ashoka's Changemakers Week, we hosted a two-day track on "full information citizenship," examining the entrepreneurial strategies, technology tools, and government policies needed to guarantee the ability of every person to engage powerfully with the information they need to become participative, change-making citizens. More on that later.

And in Cambridge, Massachusetts, we brought 20 Ashoka Fellows from around the world to the MIT | Knight Civic Media Conference, hosted by the Center for Civic Media at MIT and sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

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