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The early idealists and companies and governments have all assumed that the Internet will bring freedom. Yet China proves that this is not the case.


Rebecca MacKinnon

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Writing has nothing to do with communication between person and person, only with communication betw...
REBECCA WEST
Before a war military science seems a real science, like astronomy; but after a war it seems more li...
REBECCA WEST
They were everywhere. On both sides of the burn, in places almost inaccessible on foot and above and...
REBECCA EAST
Revolution is as unpredictable as an earthquake and as beautiful as spring. Its coming is always a s...
REBECCA SOLNIT
Last year it was worse, ... It's not too bad. I'm out of gas anyways. People are just excited.
REBECCA ANDERSON
Outdoor Life has been around for more than 100 years, and it's a natural match for our destination. ...
REBECCA ALLEN
Mary Gallagher's extensive travel writing experience for print and radio has developed quite a follo...
REBECCA ALLEN
Given that the federal government subsidized the return of the commercial seal hunt (between 1996 an...
REBECCA ALDWORTH
I've observed the seal hunt at close range for seven years. I've routinely witnessed conscious seals...
REBECCA ALDWORTH
The family has been pretty resilient when you think of how many people are divorced, and we still ha...
REBECCA ADAMS
I’ve been alive a long time, long enough to know that the more baggage you carry in life, the more...
REBECCA MCNUTT
For [Jane Austen and the readers of Pride and Prejudice], as for Mr. Darcy, [Elizabeth Bennett's] so...
REBECCA SOLNIT
A lone walker is both present and detached, more than an audience but less than a participant. Walki...
REBECCA SOLNIT
I would never look a gift horse in the mouth. I've had some lovely homemade earrings and, recent...
REBECCA STEAD
The oil dinosaurs want to win so badly in my home state because what happens here matters everywhere...
REBECCA SOLNIT
The sex was fantastic. He is an amazing lover.
REBECCA LOOS
With Pollution, emotion is irrelevant, it is not their nature,” Mearth sighed, making a face as if...
REBECCA MCNUTT
Good enough is good enough. Perfect will make you a big fat mess every time.
REBECCA WELLS
If I have to dangle myself in the water like a freaking minnow, I will. Those people don't deserve t...
REBECCA GOBER
When you've had one call after another and your little one is tugging on your shirt, remember what r...
REBECCA EANES
Alecto, have you noticed how downhill this little island is becoming?” Mandy questioned sadly. “...
REBECCA MCNUTT
How promising today's generation is. They can whip out their cellular phones like sheep, instantly t...
REBECCA MCNUTT
Second hand books had so much life in them. They'd lived, sometimes in many homes, or maybe just one...
REBECCA RAISIN
I honestly wish I could believe that things will end perfectly with one big bright happy ending. But...
REBECCA GOBER
I took lessons since I was little; I used to pay for my own singing lessons and take myself. Just ta...
REBECCA FERGUSON
There's no reason that anything should ever become obsolete, whether it be VHS tapes, celluloid film...
REBECCA MCNUTT
When your friend who died was still alive, did you ever tell him?”

“Tell him what?”...
REBECCA MCNUTT
What’s supposed to be and what is, are two very different things.
REBECCA MCNUTT
Geraldine keeps her eyes trained on him as she slowly reaches into her purse, wrapping her fingers a...
REBECCA MCNUTT
Grace hated lying, got no joy from it, and this was how she knew she wasn't pathological.
REBECCA SCHERM
When I say, 'The choice to not marry,' that doesn't always translate into, 'I am a w...
REBECCA TRAISTER
I got to take a lot of pictures of them hanging out and being themselves.
REBECCA JAFFE
I got to spend a summer while in medical school not doing research, hanging out with kids and taking...
REBECCA JAFFE
Keep all your promises, don't take what doesn't belong to you, and always look after those less fort...
REBECCA RUPP
To hope is to gamble. It's to bet on your futures, on your desires, on the possibility that an open ...
REBECCA SOLNIT
Bush invited his constituency to be blind to the world's real problems, and leftists often do the op...
REBECCA SOLNIT
The naively cynical measure a piece of legislation, a victory, a milestone not against the past or t...
REBECCA SOLNIT
We inhabit, in ordinary daylight, a future that was unimaginably dark a few decades ago, when people...
REBECCA SOLNIT
You may be told that the legal decisions lead the changes, that judges and lawmakers lead the cultur...
REBECCA SOLNIT
'The Cosby Show' was a show about black people that was fundamentally and unequivocally frie...
REBECCA TRAISTER