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    Aeon | Benjamin Peters | 10/17/16 | 17 min
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    • jeff
      ScoutScribe
      2 weeks ago

      Interesting history and a important warning to not take for granted the status quo of the open internet that many of us enjoy today.

    • jbuchana
      Reading streakScoutScribe
      2 weeks ago

      The Soviet Internyet and the fact that:

      users enjoy no guarantees that the private interests propping up the internet will behave any better than those greater forces whose unwillingness to cooperate not only spelled the end of Soviet electronic socialism but threatens to end the current chapter in our network age.