“After just a few days in office, President Trump is already beginning to implement his racist, anti-immigrant agenda. He’s about to launch a major effort to hunt down and deport millions of undocumented people and asylum seekers in the US. Many went to the US to escape violence, and they could be persecuted or killed if they’re sent back to their countries of origin.”
Kevin Systrom (CEO, co-founder)
Kevin Systrom (@kevin) is the CEO and co-founder of Instagram, a community of more than 500 million who capture and share the world’s moments on the service. He is responsible for the company’s overall vision and strategy as well as day-to-day operations.
Since the beginning, Kevin has focused on simplicity and inspiring creativity through solving problems with thoughtful product design. As a result, Instagram has become the home for visual storytelling for everyone from celebrities, newsrooms and brands, to teens, musicians and anyone with a creative passion.
Prior to founding Instagram, Kevin was part of the startup Odeo, which later became Twitter, and spent two years at Google working on products like Gmail and Google Reader. He graduated from Stanford University with a BS in Management Science & Engineering and serves on the boards of Walmart and KCRW.
Mike Krieger (CTO, co-founder)
Mike Krieger (@mikeyk) is the CTO and co-founder of Instagram, a global community that shares more than 95 million photos every day. As the head of engineering, Mike focuses on building products that bring out the creativity in all of us.
A native of São Paulo, Brazil, Mike holds an MS in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University. Prior to founding Instagram, he worked at Meebo as a user experience designer and front-end engineer.
“MSNBC, promotes the liberal politics of Rachel Maddow and Chris Hayes, as well as the pro-Democratic Party comedy sketches of Saturday Night Live, broadcasts from inside Manhattan’s Rockefeller Center. The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) media conglomerate was created by General Electric, one of the biggest military contractors. GE is also part of the Rockefeller empire.
voiceover: “I just googled Trump and Rockefellew, err *Rockefeller, and now i am familiarizing myself with a part of the story as it is unfolding today.”
“Colonialism reproduces itself. (Sylvia Wynter.)”
show some thesis documents
On the phone with my editor collaborators. (jane) (coreen) (drew) (jeff)
Me into the phone: “I want to understand what is happening. where the power is coming from and why everything seems cray cray.
I absorb some more pretty shitty news. The story unpacks how Rockefellers are part of the oil embargo that is happening right now. oil prices are low because …