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Douglas Rushkoff
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The latest entry in a special project in which business and labor leaders, social scientists, technology visionaries, activists, and journalists weigh in on the most consequential changes in the workplace.
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REAL SLAVERY!
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My new documentary: Tuesday night 10pm
FRONTLINE explores how the perennial teen quest for identity and connection has migrated to social media – and how big brands are increasingly co-opting young consumers’ digital
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I'd definitely like to see this if it is available online
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This is not enough for a company that appears dedicated to uploading human consciousness to the cloud, no matter how many robot warriors we have protecting our virtual reality servers from the people left behind. 
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Liked your article a lot. Thanks. Great conversation to keep alive.
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I'd buy that book - if I hadn't already bought several copies and given them away as presents.  Buy MORE copies now!
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yes he had a dream.....it was our dream...
it was his dream for his family...
make family important.....
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Douglas Rushkoff says the idea that a lawless Web could run smoothly and fairly is outdated.
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Oh well, my Ted talk has my name spelled incorrectly. I guess that's what I get for finally doing one! 

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Gone are 20th-century style movements like Civil Right with their clear goals, charismatic leaders, and inviting narrative arcs that everyone traveled together until finally arriving at the promised land. From the impatient immediacy of the Tea Party to the goalless steady state of Occupy,...
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My take on Apple's new OS
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Education
  • Utrecht University
    Media and Communications, 2004 - 2013
  • Princeton University
    English/Theatre, 1979 - 1983
  • California Institute of the Arts
    Directing, 1983 - 1986
  • Scarsdale High School
    1975 - 1979
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Media theorist and Author
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I write books about technology and society, including the upcoming Present Shock. I am a digital literacy advocate for Codecademy.com, and the author of Program or Be Programmed
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