John Duda - Senior Fellow
John Duda was previously the Director of Communications at the Democracy Collaborative until 2020, which he joined in 2011. He holds a B.A. in Linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania, a Master’s degree in Logic from the Universiteit van Amsterdam, and a PhD in Intellectual History from Johns Hopkins University, where his dissertation examined the genealogy of the idea of “self-organization” in politics and the sciences. He is also a founding collective member at Red Emma’s, a worker cooperative bookstore and restaurant in Baltimore, and has worked extensively as a digital media activist supporting a variety of grassroots independent media projects.