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[liberationtech] Facebook: Building Global Community - What's your response to Mark Zuckerberg?
thomas at epistulae.net
Sun Feb 19 11:10:53 PST 2017
On 02/19/2017 01:46 PM, Al Billings wrote:
> Someone remind me again what the alternatives are to Facebook that
> are actually easy to use for "normal" users and which they will be
> able to quickly sign up and use...
Oh, and before I forget, why the need to "sign up"? Why is that a
requirement? If you're doing something that at some point could be
deemed subversive, why would you maintain a list of members of said
activity/thinking that can easily be requisitioned or compromised?
Why does everyone need everyone else to sign up and hand over
information in order to use a simple website? Why does everyone want to
lock up everything behind a login-wall?
Maybe that's the big problem... Everyone thinks that you need to
maintain a list of users and a login form in order to run a simple
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