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Knight Technology for Engagement grantee, Chris Hughes, talks online communities, Jumo with Stephen Colbert

Jan. 12, 2011, 7:47 p.m., Posted by Knight Foundation

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Facebook co-founder and Knight Technology for Engagement grantee Chris Hughes was on The Colbert Report January 11th discussing his new venture, Jumo, and the importance of online communities with Stephen Colbert.

Tech for Engagement The Knight Technology for Engagement Initiative funds ways to take technology a step further, using it as a tool to inspire and facilitate on-the-ground action.

The first five projects help connect people to each other, and to their local institutions, as a way to foster informed and engaged communities. Learn more about the initiative.