[cryptography] New mailing list for crypto politics/non-tech (Was: Cypherpunks mailing list)

Moritz moritz at headstrong.de
Tue Mar 26 01:24:03 EDT 2013


Can we slowly move back to crypto on this list, and discuss politics and
cypherpunk or whatever definitions on the new one?

On 26.03.2013 06:19, James A. Donald wrote:
> Politics is collective decision making.  Cypherpunk is opposed to
> collective decision making.

Definition of POLITICS [Merriam-Webster]
1
a : the art or science of government
b : the art or science concerned with guiding or influencing
governmental policy
c : the art or science concerned with winning and holding control over a
government

2 : political actions, practices, or policies
3
a : political affairs or business; especially : competition between
competing interest groups or individuals for power and leadership (as in
a government)
b : political life especially as a principal activity or profession
c : political activities characterized by artful and often dishonest
practices

4 : the political opinions or sympathies of a person
5
a : the total complex of relations between people living in society
b : relations or conduct in a particular area of experience especially
as seen or dealt with from a political point of view


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