Ulises Ali Mejias

Ulises Ali Mejias

Ulises Ali Mejias is associate professor and director of the Institute for Global Engagement at the State University of New York, Oswego. His most recent book, co-authored with Nick Couldry, is The Costs of Connection: How Data is Colonizing Human Life and Appropriating it for Capitalism (Stanford University Press).

Science & Technology

Why the Global South should nationalise its data

Big Tech corporations are extracting data from users across the world without paying for it. It is time to change that.

Why the Global South should nationalise its data