In Front of the Blue Mosque, Summer, 2009

In Front of the Blue Mosque, Summer, 2009

Freedom to Think. Protecting the Foundations of Social Media.

14 minute talk:

  • how the breadth and velocity of idea sharing evolves human societies
  • how the freedom to share ideas is a fundamental human right
  • the incredible potential of peer to peer information networks to accelerate change
  • why and how information and censorship have historically been used
  • why we’re are vulnerable right now to those who would prevent humanity’s right of free association and sharing
  • why and how to act to protect the foundations of this peer-to-peer revolution

If you want to support net neutrality, check out:

http://www.savetheinternet.com/

For more on universal human rights (note especially articles 18-20):

http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/