Stories by Deanna Zandt

Deanna Zandt is a media technologist and the author of the new book, Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking. She is a contributing editor at AlterNet. subscribe to Deanna Zandt's feed

Posted on: Dec 13, 2010, Source:

Are distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks a legitimate and effective form of protest?

Posted on: Jul 23, 2010, Source: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

An excerpt from Deanna Zandt's new book, 'Share This!' explains how we share information and find community will change our lives.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The NYC govt. and the USDA quietly captured 250-400 Prospect Park geese and carted them off to gas them, needless deaths that won't prevent plane crashes.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2010, Source: AlterNet

SXSW may be known for its party atmosphere, but this year's conference also set a lofty goal: to end hunger in America.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2009, Source:

It's less about celebrity and more about connection, humanity and the ability to inject values into the wider culture in a populist way.

Posted on: May 8, 2009, Source: AlterNet

If you're a woman (broadly and inclusively defined and intended), and you're interested in how technology can fuel social change, come join us.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2009, Source: AlterNet

To balance out the inanities of celebs trying to self-promote, you should get on Twitter and talk about what's important to you.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2009, Source:

Amazon is blaming their PR nightmare on their French brethren.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2009, Source:

This is the kind of story that sends me down the rabbit hole of musing for days.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2009, Source: DELETED

Using blogs, Facebook and Twitter, angry authors and readers go on attack for apparent censorship -- company claims "glitch."

Posted on: Apr 3, 2009, Source:

Economic distress might have been the thing that flipped this guy's sanity over to the dark side. And now people are dead.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2009, Source:

The USA, your quality supplier of the ideals of liberty and democracy, would like to apologize for its 2001-2008 service outage.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

If you had an hour to spend with Bill Clinton, what would you say?

Posted on: Apr 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Phil Donahue and Ellen Spiro document five years of post-war life with paralyzed soldier Tomas Young.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ali Shafeya Al-Moussawi was killed in his home Friday night. His family needs your help.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Deanna Zandt: It's time for activists, elected officials and candidates to get together at Campaign for America's Future's annual conference.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The editor of and author of "Full Frontal Feminism" goes on the notorious show... and even leaves Stephen speechless.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Deanna Zandt: A new documentary gets down to the bone on the life and times of America's consumer advocate...

Posted on: Jan 12, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Deanna Zandt: An army of technologists, activists and organizers are insisting on tech tools that work.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Deanna Zandt: Help Witness Against Torture, UFPJ, MoveOn and more end the torture and violence carried out in your name.