Aaron Swartz – Student of Politics

Continuing on the life of Swartz, there were important lessons in his political activism that many of us in the realm of politics or its study should keep in mind:

Aaron approached politics like he approached technology. His method was as follows – (1) Learn (2) Try (3) Gab (4) Build. He was methodical about his work, and his approach to life – this essay on procrastination will give you a good window into his mind.

The procrastination essay is worth a read as well.

Aaron Swartz’s Politics « naked capitalism  via Aaron Swartz’s politics weren’t just about free technology: they were about freeing humanity – Boing Boing

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