Aaron Swartz was the kind of thinker this world needed. And its his kind that the world seems most intent on murdering. Although Swartz will be listed as a suicide, his death was prompted by years of harassment by the State Prosecutor of Massachusetts. I’ll let those who knew him talk about how important Aaron was. I want to note that this was a person who should have been lionized not villified.
Aaron Swartz — Reddit Founder, RSS Spec Father (at 14) and Activist