Kier is an intern at the Centre for the Analysis of Social Media at Demos. He has a degree in History and Politics from the University of Warwick. His dissertation was a study of the East African drug Khat within the context of it’s 2014 prohibition. Kier has a wider interest in technology, and how it affects civic interaction.
He also has an interest in the issues of citizenship and extremism. He came to Demos from the counter-extremist think tank Quilliam where he was working as an arts intern to help produce projects to address challenging and contentious issues