Noah Swartz: My Brother Aaron Changed the Internet Forever

Primary tabs

Noah Swartz: My Brother Aaron Changed the Internet Forever

An intimate tribute to perhaps the most influential Internet activist of all time.
tweet me:
Noah Swartz: My Brother Aaron Changed the Internet Forever http://bit.ly/1wCJXY8
Friday, June 27, 2014 - 2:00pm

CONTENT: Article

By Noah Swartz 

Aaron was.” It still feels weird to say that. The effect he had on my life, and on the lives of countless others he both knew and didn’t know, will never fade—but Aaron himself is gone.

Hardly a day passes when I don’t think about Aaron in some way. For example, as I write this I’m listening to They Might Be Giants, who I first heard of when Aaron snagged a copy of Floodat the Stanford campus bookstore on some family vacation ages ago.

Read more here

 

 

 

Keywords: Events, Media & Communications | Aaron Swartz | Awards, Ratings & Rankings | Education | Events, Media & Communications | Innovation & Technology | Participant | Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Social Impact & Volunteering | TakePart | The Internet's Own Boy

CONTENT: Article

parse.ly