First thing. Maths and Programming != the same thing. Conflating them is confusing.
We are embedded in societies where communication is mathematically illiterate. Just look at textual posts like this with textual comments.
(((General Communication) contains Maths) && ((Keyboard / Character-sets) contain (Maths Symbols)) → (We'd be able to use it more)
I was unable to write the above using decent symbols as they aren't available. In other words, the way our so called civilisation has "developed" is intrinsically hostile to maths. (The dinosaur brains have effectively bred more of themselves by preventing sensible expression of thought...)
When I analyse this, I see a legal system that is not up to the job.
The way it works is simply NOT FIT for the purpose it's designed for.
Any civilisation built on such things is maybe doomed. Mankind needs to be rid of the lunacy. I'd prefer determined evolution, very soon. The, high probability, alternative is revolution, but that tends to take us backwards!
Elected reps that haven't a clue, legal systems that are inimical to the future of mankind, people with primitive idea sets unable to have original thought and in control.
Man oh man. It would be cool to just have a clean way to get out of this.
I'm happy to buy the very few movies or TV series that have interest for me, to buy music on disc. I find newspapers expendable and most TV channels fairly useless. Just need a way to limit influence of these rubbish, to what I want, and keep them from preventing the future.
Failing that, in this reality, what choices are there:
1) Do a Ukraine on the idiots? 2) Take interstellar voyager ONE to Epsilon Eridani?
Sheesh. We need to stop the decrepit brains from stopping the decent futures that can be.
These bizarre things will continue while we have law systems based on inappropriate core precepts administered by those who are criminally ignorant of the world they impact.
Secondary Liability cuts both ways.
This music company (Universal) represents artists. So I guess they bear primary responsibility for this travesty of reason, rightness and humanity.
If you care tell their fan clubs, burn your copies of their music (if that's your thing), boycott their concerts, tell them in person whatever (as long as you stay within the law).
Here's some names from the Universal web site:
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Even if they're great artists, these guys have no right to smash the Internet.
What if all public officials (police, congress-persons etc.) could have database searches by anybody, anytime. Private citizens not paid by the taxpayer have protection and easy ways to check who "checked on them".
They reveal a corner of what is being done. Focus only on that and the problem is, arguably, made worse.
I believe Germany intercepts 1 in 20 or 1 in 25 emails. Frances spy agencies are renown for aggressively using their resources to steal industrial secrets. Russia makes Internet users pay pretty directly for spy hardware that can intercept absolutely everything on the Internet without warrant. China... And we haven't even started on what the Internet Advertising agencies grab. Then the criminal gangs... ...
Cherry picking who you whack is itself a mistake.
We need whistleblower laws internationally that shine light on all of this. (Not just windfall revelations, thanks to one decent person. Seemingly, there are very few decent enough people, among the millions who work in this sector.)
The thing that strikes me here is the mistrust and paranoia (justified) that I see.
A few people (in the law, elected reps, management of the securocracy) have started the rot that is progressively destroying faith in government and business.
A slogan of the US, is mutating into something like:
Government of the sheople, by the devil, for the psychopaths.
Sad. I believe that the majority in the occupations that are starting to stink are decent people. The organisations that made this happen, are, in their present states, not fit for purpose in the current age.
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