@hugh that faq document fills me with so little confidence
@alissa When did ALIA become a fully owned Federal Government subsidiary?
@hugh honestly when has it not been?
@hugh How so?
@dsalo MyHealthRecord is a controversial federal government program that has troubling privacy practices and implications. This is the national professional Association effectively endorsing it and encouraging local governments to sell the trust they’ve built up with their communities in exchange for a few crumbs of federal funding.
@hugh Ah. Gotcha. Thanks.
@dsalo it also further entrenches the model of forcing everyone to interact with poorly designed online interfaces and leaving it to local libraries to deal with the mess.
@hugh uff da. yeah, had some experience with that one.
@hugh What the absolute fu...??
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