I have been saying for at least twelve years that your civil rights and the quality of your life depend on how software is used AROUND you. In July 2018, I found the same concept expressed very well by somebody else.
(this is a reformatted/expanded version of a comment I made in November 2013 on the Libre Office mailing list)
A reader of my critique to the “Linux owns the Internet” slogan just made the comment integrally copied here:
The organizers of the first Linux presentation in an Italian shopping center asked me to prepare a short list of questions to hand out to all the visitors of that shopping center. They specifically asked for