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"A Free Digital Society"

by Jeanne Rasata Contributions Published on Aug 22, 2013 09:31 AM
Bloemfontein, South Africa - Building 42B, Albert Wessels Ouditorium (AWO), University of the Free State
When Aug 29, 2013
from 06:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Where Bloemfontein, South Africa
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"A Free Digital Society"

Activities directed at ``including'' more people in the use of digital technology are predicated on the assumption that such inclusion is invariably a good thing. It appears so, when judged solely by immediate practical convenience. However, if we also judge in terms of human rights, whether digital inclusion is good or bad depends on what kind of digital world we are to be included in. If we wish to work towards digital inclusion as a goal, it behooves us to make sure it is the good kind.

This speech by Richard Stallman will be nontechnical, admission is free, and the public is encouraged to attend.

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