Jack Shenker
Journalist, Freelance

Jack Shenker is a journalist whose work has appeared in The Guardian, Granta and the London Review of Books. He is the author of The Egyptians: A Radical History of Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution (2016). He is based in London and Cairo.

Written by Jack Shenker

An improvised Facebook logo on a wall alongside that of the April 6 Youth Movement. Cairo, Egypt, 2011. Photo by Espen Rasmussen/Panos

Politics and government
Democratising the digital

Digital technologies are a market product and play politics by different means. It’s up to us to harness them for democracy

Jack Shenker