I’m so sorry that what’s-his-name is dead but my political ambitions are very important to me.
Aaron Swartz is dead. Federal Attorney Carmen Ortiz engaged in stomach-turning prosecutorial overreach. MIT could have pulled back but deliberately choose not to. Both share responsibility for his suicide.
Most conspicuously, there is the Obama administration, and its [...]
From MIT’s newspaper, The Tech:
Computer activist Aaron H. Swartz committed suicide in New York City yesterday, Jan. 11, according to his uncle, Michael Wolf, in a comment to The Tech. Swartz was 26. […] Swartz was indicted in July 2011 by a federal grand jury for allegedly downloading millions of documents from JSTOR [...]