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Democracy 2.0
Posted: 22 December 2010

New Scientist has some wonderful articles on the implications of openess. Read more http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20827912.400-democracy-20-the-world-after-wikileaks.html

How about this sentiment: "New technologies made good on their promise: traditional democracy has been found wanting"

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WikiLeaks anniversary challenges a transparent future
Dateline: 12 May 2019
On the tenth anniversary of WikiLeaks opening its electronic doors, it's perhaps appropriate to consider the impact that the crusade for increased openness and transparency has had on governmental thinking. For a while in the early 2000s we really thought that openness might have a chance. In its post-Apartheid euphoria South Africa embraced 'The Truth Commission' as a way of opening up ...
 
 
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