Angela Nagle is a fascinating Irish academic and writer who has written a book about how culture wars typical of the 1990s have migrated to the Internet — but they were twisted so much in this migration process that they are barely recognisable anymore, even by those who are active […]
Why Virtual Governance?
In these troubled days, it’s even more important than ever to deal with all attempts to subvert democracy. This site tries to make a small contribution to address those issues that affect online life.
I admit I’m confused. The past week I’ve been bombarded with emails from Demand Progress to urge Americans to tell Obama to veto CISPA — the latest incarnation on the SOPA/PIPA style of legislation which will allow police forces and intelligence agencies to get copies of users’ content (emails and […]
[2012/10/15 15:10] Gwyneth Llewelyn: So anyway, thanks for coming .) [2012/10/15 15:11] Shay Ellison: thanks for hostng. [2012/10/15 15:11] Gwyneth Llewelyn: A brief introduction… [2012/10/15 15:11] Gwyneth Llewelyn: A year ago or so, some insane people thought that SL would be the right place to discuss issues around governance, democracy, […]
[15:08] Gwyneth Llewelyn: Anyway .-.. thanks all for coming today/tonight! [15:08] Lilith Ivory giggles [15:08] Gwyneth Llewelyn thinks she’s too far away from the audience [15:08] Gwyneth Llewelyn: So, here is what I propose to use as a model… we might change it on future sessions [15:08] Ceorl Onlyone: we […]