[hackerspaces] Open letter to Anonymous (please distribute)
quemener.yves at free.fr
Sun Jun 12 23:45:45 CEST 2011
On 06/12/2011 12:14 PM, Jaromil wrote:
> at last, my strategic opinion right now is that Anonymous gets rid of
> the criminalization bits and wears the gentlemen clothes before the
> shit hits the fan. we are setting the foundation for a *long term*
> game we should all play within society and we can all take advantage
> of our agility and understanding *for the rest of our free lives*.
Anonymous is the default faceless garment of the internet crowd. If you
want to give it a face, make a groupe and make rules, and see how many
come, but by definition, anonymous can have no rule.
If you want a more political and legalist face, why don't you joint a
pirate party ? I tried for a while and really regretted the lack of hackers
in this movement in France. The PP-se has demonstrated that with 9% of
votes and 2 members of the European parliament, a fair dose of lulz can be
had. They host the Pirate Bay and wikileaks, covering them with their
parliamentary immunity. The PP-de does around 2% in Germany, holds some
If you don't like the guys that break the laws but find the laws are bad,
why not join the people who try to change the laws ? If your local
representation sucks, there is still the pp-international that helps them
coordinate themselves, and there are still tons of tools to be developed or
improved to help them strive.
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