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Idealism and pragmatism can be friends

Here’s another insight I gained from Clay Shirky’s Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing without Organizations. I (Seth) regard myself as an idealist. When I first encountered Wikipedia, I was excited by what I perceived to be an idealistic tool which fully and equally validated every participant and contribution. So I found it difficult… Continue reading Idealism and pragmatism can be friends