Public Sphere, Digital Commons, Information Society

These concepts are one foundation / pillar to this work. Some references:

Slashdot and the Public Sphere
http://www.firstmonday.dk/issues/issue5_9/baoill/

The Public Sphere Project (Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility)
http://www.cpsr.org/program/sphere/index.php

CyberDemocracy: Internet and the Public Sphere
http://www.georgetown.edu/faculty/bassr/gaynor/ep.htm

Habermas, the Public Sphere, and Democracy: A Critical Intervention
http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/kellner/papers/habermas.htm