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Re: Wikileaks is the Endgame



On Fri, Jul 01, 2016 at 08:13:23PM -0600, Mirimir wrote:
> On 07/01/2016 07:38 PM, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
> > "Positive thinking" is not about deceiving ourselves or those who read
> > our proclamations on crypto anarchist software. And in fact it's quite
> > the opposite as I hope is clear by now - let's get off the hippy flower
> > power "positive speaking will magically manifest secure anonymising
> > software" bullshit bandwagon, and speak bluntly, plainly, and clearly so
> > onlookers are NEVER deceived!
> 
> I'm not about positive thinking, but rather about working with what's
> available. And that includes Tor, even if it's primarily a tool of
> fascist oppression. The Colt M1911A1 is one of my favorite weapons, for
> example. Even though it was built for the US military.

I agree with that. Juan is very conservative when it comes to
saying a particular piece of software is useful for something.

That conservatism is a healthy thing. We should emulate that
conservatism (if not his particular style :)


> > Surely this is the LEAST we can do for our potential future brothers in
> > punk land?!
> >