Welcome to samarskaya.com, a gateway and accumulation of various projects and initiatives that I have been involved with. Am based in Brooklyn, NY where it is Generally, input exceeds output, but the latest updates on are Real Names Online () and out beyond this site Three months that shook global markets ().
We made this site before the country reached the precipice of a civil rights garbage fire.
This resource was created for an audience of designers, UI/UX/PMs, and developers that have mostly lived with assumed freedoms, and were baffled by our fears and concerns regarding the tools they were building.
With digital platforms increasingly becoming the new town square, design decisions have profound ripple effects. Carefully considered name policies are a necessary measure for protecting human rights in the 21st century.