Re: Cyber Baron Age [cr-95/11/25]

1995-11-29 Richard Moore David Cloutman wrote: >Lets face it, industry generated documents, such as this “Magna Carta” are >really the death cries of corporations who have failed to adapt to the >changing world. We can only hope that people will wise up and ignore >them. If we are to do anything about the corporate takeover … Read more…

Re: 3/3: Cyberspace Inc and the Robber Baron Age [cr-95/11/25]

1995-11-28 Sender: David Cloutman <•••@••.•••> On Tue, 28 Nov 1995, Richard K. Moore wrote: > > > Here’s the final installment. Discussion invited. > <snip> > > @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ > INSTALLMENT 3/3 > @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ <snip> > All the manifesto’s rhetoric about individual freedom and dynamic competition > is deception — the agenda is totally anti-competitive, anti-individual, … Read more…

Re: Jonathan Weber on diversity of content [cr-95/11/26]

1995-11-28 Sender: Fred Baube <•••@••.•••> Surely sendmail reeled when thusly spake Cyber Rights: > Date: Sun, 26 Nov 1995 17:29:32 -0800 > From: Cyber Rights <•••@••.•••> > Subject: Jonathan Weber on diversity of content [cr-95/11/26] > > Weber makes another minor point. All the new graphic capabilities and > complicated programming techniques are beginning to … Read more…

NY ACLU letter to Cornell [cr-95/11/28]

1995-11-28 Sender: •••@••.••• The following November 16, 1995 letter was delivered to Cornell University officials: NEW YORK CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION 132 West 43rd Street New York, New York 10036 212-382-0557 November 16, 1995 Hunter R. Rawlings, III President Cornell University 300 Day Hall Ithaca, New York 14853 RE: Freedom of Expression — E-mail Sexual Harassment … Read more…

3/3: Cyberspace Inc and the Robber Baron Age [cr-95/11/25]

1995-11-28 Richard Moore Here’s the final installment. Discussion invited. Cheers, Richard @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ INSTALLMENT 3/3 @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ ******************************** This article may be posted in entirety for non-commercial use. ******************************** To appear in: INFORMATION SOCIETY, Vol 12(2) Edited by: Mark Poster <•••@••.•••> See WWW: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~kling/tis.html ******************************** Cyberspace Inc and the Robber Baron Age, an analysis of PFF’s “Magna … Read more…

Announcements [cr-95/11/27]

1995-11-27 New material announcement from moderator: Are the CyberAngels friend or foe? I’ve stored some things that came across the Net on our ftp site under the Announcements directory in CyberAngels-Safesurf. Before you make up your mind, read this file, and their Web site at http://www.safesurf.com/cyberangels/. Also, a conference called “Re-Thinking State and Local Telecommunications … Read more…

Internet Survey – Online Abuse [cr-95/11/26]

1995-11-26 A graduate student is circulating a survey for a thesis about flaming, harassment, and other destructive practices on electronic networks. If you would like to participate, send email to •••@••.•••. Andy ~=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=~=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=~-~=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=~=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=~ Posted by Andrew Oram – •••@••.••• – Moderator: CYBER-RIGHTS (CPSR) You are encouraged to forward and cross-post messages for non-commercial use, pursuant … Read more…