This interview with Helen Nissanbaum on privacy as a social good and how managing dataflows is a better way to think about it than consent is worth a read. These ideas are explored in greater detail in her book, Privacy in Context.
h/t Schneier on Security.
William Stout’s commentary on Moebius’ tips for artists is great. It is specifically given for comic book artists, but much of it has applicability to the creativity of anyone.
h/t Open Culture.
When the United States does it, it’s to spread “democracy,” natch.
Makes me think of The Wipers’ Youth of America, but much shorter.