Facebook vs Open & Free Expression and Blogging

No title, by régine debatty. CC-Licensed BY-SA.

That a defense of Facebook et al come from a blogger–a Cuban blogger– has some effects on me. I’m talking about Yoani Sánchez, the Cuban disruptive blogger who taught blogging while being persecuted by authorities. So I read with some … Continue reading

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#createopenweb: Or, co-creating and co-owning the online spacez

Flickr Photo: Create, by duncan c https://www.flickr.com/photos/duncan/. CC-Licensed BY-NC.

#createopenweb is not a simple slogan. In the aftermath of the Facebook scandal it is all the more important to emphasize that “platforms” like Facebook take out of people the wish to create works that live on the Web. Instead, … Continue reading

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