"Once artifacts like nuclear power plants have been built and put in operation, the kinds of reasoning that justify the adaptation of social life to technological requirements pop up as spontaneously as flowers in the spring. [...] After a certain point, those who cannot accept the hard requirements and imperatives will be dismissed as dreamers and fools."
Langdon Winner in "Do Artifacts Have Politics?" (1980)
social.coop is a cooperatively-run corner of the Fediverse. The instance is democratically governed by its members, who generally share an interest in the co-op model, but topics of discussion range widely.
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