The New Design Congress

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A research group developing a nuanced understanding of technology's role as a social, political and environmental accelerant.

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Benjamin Royer

$140 USD since Oct 2020

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Incognito

$100 USD since Jun 2020

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Cade Diehm

$70 USD since Jan 2020

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Travis Fox

$70 USD since Jun 2020

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Andrew Thompson

$70 USD since Jul 2020

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Garry and Jewel Diehm

$70 USD since Jul 2020

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$60 USD since Jul 2020

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Teresa Zolnierkiewicz

$60 USD since Jul 2020

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Joel Zedd

$60 USD since Oct 2020

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Sean Diehm

$35 USD since Jul 2020

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Travis White

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B Cavello

$30 USD since Jul 2020

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$75 USD since Jul 2020

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Theatre.js

$60 USD since Jul 2020

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Cade Diehm
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Many thanks to Reset.tech!

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We are inspired by your work to challenge the lack of ethics within online technologies.

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Proudly supporting this public intellectual interrogation of design&tech so that the systems we have r the systems we need to thrive :0)

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About


All infrastructure is an expression of power.
Interfaces and technologies are social, political and ecological
accelerants.
Solutionism at scale prevents true change.

The New Design Congress is an independent research group founded by Cade Diehm. Since January 2020, we've worked with a diverse range of voices to build new perspectives on systems, security and interfaces and how to respond to they way digital infrastructure affects the world. Through research partnerships, livestreams, and publications, we use our three core arguments to understand the cascading relationships of societies and their technologies.

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The New Design Congress is a fiscally sponsored project of Simply Secure, a US 501(c)3 nonprofit. 

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