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is a virus and measures and are the .

If most people used free software and cared for their privacy we'd have and nobody could collect about society.

But if you use any ( ) anti-services you are exposing everybody in your contacts list. You're basically an .

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@PaulaToThePeople
But that's the deal: it won't happen that most people do a certain thing - if it's not a general rule. That is why we need good rules. A comparably small avantgarde is important for initiating change. But this change has to convert into social norms

@tommy You're right. Like the climate crisis the surveillance crisis can only be solved by governments and laws.

@PaulaToThePeople
Within our current system. However, I argue that we need to change the way we organize ourselves as a society. So we may established social norms not by laws and law enforcement

@tommy
That comes from education. The real problem is obedience to laws and the way they are enforced, as you say. IMHO

@tommy @PaulaToThePeople I suspect the solution needs to come from the bottom up -- a mixture of education, provision of easier alternatives, and pressure on local organizations to use free software.

On the latter point, I was thinking of schools, where Google Classroom seems to be almost universal, but also non-foss alternative organizations whose online presence is through Facebook or Twitter.

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