RIP Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013 – Open Access Activist
R.I.P. Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013
Aaron Swartz, an open access activist, committed suicide on Friday, January 10, 2013.
He was facing a 13-count indictment from the US Dept. of Justice for breaking into JStor, an academic articles database, although JStor had dropped all charges.