Do-It-Yourself Government

Chilling Open Government -- Method One

The OSTP Blog demands full names on the internet. This is a known security risk, and an improper request.


The public is not sitting behind federal security guards. Politics is a volatile issue, it is simply unwise to put a genuine name out there.


Yes, we could lie, but it weakens our credibility to demand open and honest government when we are compelled to begin with a lie. That is a setup. It isn't an accidental one either.


Continue to notify the White house. The petty administrators are attempting to exclude public comment through minor manipulations.


Do not let them close this issue. It is our government.



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