However, the Internet also hosts various forms of deviant behavior, such as flaming of other discussants, malicious spreading of falsehoods, and hacking into private networks. These harmful acts may instead inhibit widespread participation and deliberation."
Helge: The Mikkeli Social Learning Seminar is a good example of what an initilly small crowd of 80 people is capable of doing. It wasn't an ordinary seminar with start and ending. The seminar continues to produce ideas and practical extensions of the ideas and findings of the seminar. I'm proud to be a part of that team.