We're not going to fix government until we fix citizenship.

Jennifer Pahlka

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“Coding a Better Government.” TED2012. Feb. 2012. Conference Presentation.

Source: "Coding a Better Government." TED2012. Feb. 2012. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote by coder and activist Jennifer Pahlka means that the problems with the government will not be solved until we fix the way we interact with the government and how we behave in society. The quote is from Pahlka's 2012 TED Talk about how how we can use the model of the Internet to make the government run better, even writing apps for government functions. Watch the full TED Talk here: Jennifer Pahlka - Coding a Better Government