RIP , 8 years already : « Information is power. But like all power, there are those who want to keep it for themselves. The world's entire scientific and cultural heritage […] is increasingly being digitized and locked up by a handful of private corporations. »

@danslerush I remember reading this when it happened, it was like the Internet as a whole went on a funeral. And to think it's been 8 years.

I don't usually like heroes or martyrs, but his legacy lives on. Never bend down to !

@kzimmermann Oh I understand your point of view, I was especially shocked ... that for only having wanted to share a little knowledge without gaining anything on it, that one can be attacked in its integrity, by the authorities for the consequences that we know ...

This deserves a link;) @documentaries

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Schwartz

The Internet’s Own Boy follows the story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz. From Swartz's help in the development of the basic internet protocol RSS to his co-founding of Reddit, his fingerprints are all over the interne...

#peertube #aaronschwartz

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