The Hero the Internet Needs
You. The internet has actually shown the power that all of you have.
World WIde web is an incredible level playing field--- the purest meritocracy the world has every seen. That is power. It is the power of ideas to spread simply because it is good.
Who would want to stop this. Lamarr Smith
The strength of word of mouth has gotten so much stronger, faster, further"
All the great ideas, all the great genius, all the talented people whose ideas could not spread because of some gatekeeper-- all of the things that we've missed out on that could have been with a connected, open internet.
Please, find your Gothams, alert your Batmen and women and
Attention Backbone of a form we've never seen before in mass media.
over three dozen experimental action sites
You are not a gadget
Partner architect at Microsoft, worked on pros
How not create a new cyber-plutocracy
Democracy requires openness, fluidity, freedom of speech. But they are not enough. it needs a strong middle class. In new world, if there isn't a bell curve distribution of clout"
What is middle class clout? Where does it come from, how might it be created?