[cryptography] funding Tor development

Kyle Maxwell kylem at xwell.org
Mon Oct 21 15:41:26 EDT 2013


On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 2:18 PM, Kelly John Rose <iam at kjro.se> wrote:
> I think it simply reduces to a desire to not be beholden to political
> interests.
>
> Regardless, I think if they can get the money from the Feds as well as
> other sources, they will have more money and more resources to build a
> good program and thus be a better product.
>
> The real problem only arises when the fed funding determines the
> direction of the project as a whole. If they remain transparent as to
> decision making, then that problem goes away.

Agreed, plus the financial antics would make me concerned if my
non-profit *depended* on funding from that source.


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