Angela Cuc, Maya Kaqchikel and Social Communicator, reflects about the challenges of producing and uploading content online in her native language; and how indigenous languages are at risk of being extinguished in Guatemala, due to discrimination towards indigenous people.
In this episode, Yamanik Cholotio, indigenous feminist woman and Guatemalan communicator, invites us to reflect on which are the most appropriate technologies and platforms for indigenous communities, and why it is important to make them more accessible.
In this podcast interview we discussed Amira Dhalla’s views on creating safe spaces online, whether the internet should have more governance, and why she believes that understanding what the words ‘colonize’ and ‘decolonize’ mean, is key for facilitating change in people.
In this eye-opener conversation Jake Orlowitz shares what brought him to Wikipedia, what are the encyclopedia’s biggest challenges and how we can make alliances and work collectively to fix Wikipedia’s biases.
In this interview we talk with Shobha and Pamini about women’s representation online, consent when taking photos, and the ways in which visibility in some cases can be problematic. All through the lenses of a #VisibleWikiWomen edit-a-thon in Bangalore.
What story of the world do you choose to tell? Sydette Harry beautifully reminds us that decolonizing ourselves and the internet requires a fundamental change in our relationships. It requires creating a vision, a big dream that we have never dreamed before.