Dan Gillmor

Bio and disclosures: http://dangillmor.com/about (Photo by Joi Ito)


Why I’m Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google and Microsoft

I’m putting more trust in communities than corporations


Why I’m Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google and Microsoft

I’m putting more trust in communities than corporations


My hearing is shot. And I’m hoping that chickens will help me.

Millions of people suffer hearing loss when the hair cells in their cochlea die. Chickens—those lucky…


When Journalists Must Not Be Objective

Even for those who cover news, some issues demand activism. Free speech is one of them.


Explaining Why the Surveillance State is Wrong

Help counter the BS and scare tactics


The people who want to spy on and store everything we say and do have…


Needed: A New Kind of Journalism Think Tank

Experiment with business models and journalism


Most of the smartest people don’t work in journalism.


Bring Back the Draft

And start with people my age


(Note: This is updated from a personal blog post several years ago.)