Aaron Swartz 1986 – 2013

Aaron Swartz 1986 -- 2013

“Aaron Swartz, Famous Hacker And Reddit Builder, Dies At 26,” Jen Chung, Gothamist

“Death of internet activist Aaron Swartz prompts flood of Twitter tributes,” Paul Harris, The Guardian

“Reddit co-founder, Internet activist, Aaron Swartz, dies at age 26,” Verena Dobnik, AP via Christian Science Monitor

“Aaron Swartz, Coder and Activist, Dead at 26,” Kevin Poulsen, Wired

“Aaron Swartz, Tech Prodigy and Internet Activist, Is Dead at 26,” Sam Gustin, TIME

“Aaron Swartz, freedom fighter”, Andrew Leonard, Salon

“Aaron Swartz dies at 26; Internet folk hero founded Reddit,” Valerie J. Nelson, Los Angeles Times

“A tribute to Aaron Swartz, the young hero of freedom for information, driven to his death on Friday by the US Department for Justice,” Neurobonkers

“The Truth about Aaron Swartz’s ‘Crime,’” Alex Stamos, Unhandled Exception

“Prosecutor as bully,” Lawrence Lessig, Lessig Blog v2

“Aaron Swartz Faced A More Severe Prison Term Than Killers, Slave Dealers And Bank Robbers,” Ian Millhiser, Think Progress

“How the Legal System Failed Aaron Swartz — And Us,” Tim Wu, The New Yorker

“Feds dismiss charges against Swartz, citing suicide,”  Alex Halpern,  AP via Salon

“Academe Is Complicit,” Timothy Burke, Inside Higher Ed

“MIT president asks for ‘a thorough analysis’ of Aaron Swartz case,” Seth Mnookin, The Panic Virus

“Reacting to Aaron Swartz’s Suicide,”  Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed 

“Postscript: Aaron Swartz (1986-2013),” Caleb Crain, The New Yorker

“Adieu, Aaron,” Scott McLemee, Inside Higher Ed

“The Death of Aaron Swartz,” Peter Singer and Agata Sagan, New York Review of Books blog

“Aaron Swartz May Have Violated JSTOR’s Terms of Service. Should That Be a Crime?” Justin Peters, Slate

Aaron Swartz website bio

Aaron Swartz @ Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

___________________

Short Link:  http://wp.me/p6sb6-fB6

Image by Mike Licht (from a photo by Sage Ross on Flickr). Download a copy here. Creative Commons license; credit Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Add to: Facebook | Digg | Del.icio.us | Stumbleupon | Reddit | Blinklist | Twitter | Technorati | Yahoo Buzz | Newsvine

Tags: , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 141 other followers

%d bloggers like this: