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Is the Internet due for a “Magna Carta moment?”

Yesterday at TEDGlobal 2011, Senior Fellow and Speaker Rebecca MacKinnon asked the audience, is the Internet due for a "Magna Carta moment?".

We're extending this question to the TED Conversations community! Looking forward to hearing your thoughts.

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    Jul 16 2011: The Internet is most useful if we see it as a "dumb pipe" that each of us can use in ways that best suit us, whoever we are and wherever we are, in groupings or as individuals. The basic structures that govern the technical aspects and protocols that make the thing work are already in place, even if there is room for improvement. Beyond that, I believe, the Internet is best left alone. Things will sort themselves out.

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