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The Alan Turings of our time should be celebrated, not prosecuted [OPINION]

On 5 February, the High Court ruled that alleged hacker Lauri Love should not be extradited to the US to face trial. But there’s a sting in the tail. 39 more words


Barrett Brown on Intellectual Dishonesty, Excuses, and Knowing What the Hell You're Getting Yourself Into in Activism

As posted previously on Facebook:

Men who obtain power by stirring up hatred against racial and religious minorities are the enemy. Anyone who supports such men are also the enemy, regardless of whether you’ve also done important work in the past, and regardless of whether you’ve been oppressed by other powerful men. 535 more words


Why Suzie Dawson was removed from Pursuance

When passionate people work on important projects, tempers can flare. Unfortunately, this can lead to organizational problems which are insurmountable, and action must be taken in order for the project as a whole to proceed. 302 more words


Barrett Brown's statement on Julian Assange's admission of Trump collusion

Pursuance founder Barrett says:

Here’s my video statement on @JulianAssange, re: why lying about whether you’re collaborating with a campaign while releasing info about the other one, and asking that campaign to help you create the “perception” of neutrality, is wrong.

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Pursuance Project

The pursuance system is the world’s first comprehensive framework for process democracy. That is, it allows individuals with no prior relationship to self-organize into robust, agile entities governed via a “proceduralism of agreement.” These entities, called pursuances, in turn engage and collaborate among themselves to whatever extent they choose, leading ultimately to a vast and formidable ecosystem of opposition to institutionalized injustice.

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Pursuance Project

Just listened to a podcast/radio show with Ken Webster Jr. interviewing Barrett Brown. For those who don’t know, Barrett and a number of other individuals have started an online collaborative system known as the Pursuance Project. 788 more words

Exclusive to WhoWhatWhy: The Barrett Brown Podcast

The Barrett Brown Podcast

Barrett Brown (left), Suzie Dawson and John Kiriakou Photo credit: Barrett

Brown, Suzie Dawson, Slowking4 / Wikimedia (CC BY-NC)

Barrett Brown talks with CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou and with Suzie Dawson, the head of New Zealand’s Internet Party. 42 more words