Whoa just read this paragraph from Handmaid's Tale and thought about free software:

> There is more than one kind of freedom, said Aunt Lydia. Freedom to and freedom from. In the days of anarchy, it was freedom to. Now you are being given freedom from. Don't underrate it.

Reminds me very much of this amazing blog post I'm still thinking about: exple.tive.org/blarg/2016/08/2

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