Yesterday I drove to Nottingham University to take part in a discussion about politics in the digital age.
While the name might be a bit suspect, the event was interesting. We heard from three speakers about their thoughts on democracy, and how the internet and digital tools effect it. I tweeted some of the more interesting tidbits, which I’ve collated in this Storify:
As part of the event we came up with some proposals for a new ‘charter’ and I was glad to contribute an idea from the Manifesto of access to the internet as a right, rather than a privilege.