Digital rights activists are not luddites – an interview with Benjamin Bergemann
encore - The annual Magazine on Internet and Society Research, 2020/2021, 137-140
The honorary office as board member of the association Digitale Gesellschaft e.V. (DigiGes) involves a lot of work. Political scientist Benjamin Bergemann devotes himself to his “second little office gig”, as he calls the post, on his way to his actual job. He regularly reads and answers emails on the train. For the HIIG project Jung. Digital. Engagiert., Claudia Haas spoke to Benjamin about his involvement with the civil rights organisation DigiGes, which stands up for fundamental rights and consumer protection in the digital space.