Are There Countries Whose Situations Worsened with the Arrival of the Internet?
This post originally appeared on Freedom To Tinker, after @evgenymorozov tweeted that he would want help with a graph of data before he would believe that there were no countries where the situation worsened with the arrival of the internet.
— Phil Howard (@pnhoward) April 18, 2013
It was then picked up by Cory Doctorow and given a punchline for BoingBoing. Then nice debate about what “the internet” and the “situation” meant with @sivavaid, @sjschultze, @sarahkendzior, @arjenkamphuis, @dgolumbia, @tjl, and Richard Stallman. Then caught the attention of Andrew Sullivan.