Harris Lapiroff is the engineering manager (web, Dangerzone) at Freedom of the Press Foundation, overseeing the design and technical details of web projects. Previously, Harris was co-founder of a worker-cooperative web development agency that developed nonprofit and social good websites in a variety of fields. He lives in Somerville, Massachusetts.
In 2016, Freedom of the Press Foundation launched Secure The News to track and grade HTTPS adoption by news organizations. Today, five years later, we’re happy to say that its goals have been largely achieved, and we are retiring the project while archiving and preserving its historical data.