In what appears to be yet another example of our gov’t giving us poor sheep what we need instead of what we want, the FCC may be about to pass net neutrality a few days before Christmas. Does this remind anyone else of healthcare votes at midnight? Continue reading
As a Linux user and free-software advocate, I respect Richard M. Stallman’s enormous contributions to the open-source movement, although I don’t agree with most of his political views. Somehow, however, I don’t think putting the internet under the control of a gov’t-sanctioned racist ties in with RMS’s theories of informational freedom.