Using Technology to Deepen Democracy, Using Democracy to Ensure Technology Benefits Us All
Monday, October 04, 2010
Things I Tell My Students Who Want to Make the World a More Just Place
It's either ballots and blah or bullets and bombs, and you really can't disdain both altogether and still pretend to be interested in political change. At the very least don't pretend you're a radical if what you are doing doesn't put you at risk of going to jail occasionally. Remember that you never know enough to know everything that is going on, which means among other things that you never know enough to indulge in despair, but that you almost always know enough to be angry and to be useful.