You have a limited amount of time in this world. You decide whether to spend it being “neutral” (legitimising trillion-dollar surveillance capitalists) or working with those of us trying to raise awareness about their abuses so we can actually regulate them and get funding for ethical alternatives that don’t rely on them. If you’re doing the former don’t you dare criticise those doing the latter. We’re not the ones punching down and we don’t owe you an explanation for doing the right thing.

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@aral good point, I concur.

I have been wondering though, do people need an example sometimes? I.e. learn from a personally-inflicting mistake?

If so, can we identify those cases? It would save us fighting some battles, from an activists perspective.

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