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A draft scorecard for determining if a software project is open as bait for a business pivot or genuinely keeping your freedoms protected.

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@webmink Nice! Although I do find the "ratchet" thing very confusing. Why not just say "add a point" instead of a "click", and "tally the points" at the end?

@rysiek It's because naming the overall effect of a company gradually withdrawing freedoms "rights ratchet" resonated with so many people. Also in discussing political change the idea of a "ratchet" - irreversible incremental change to achieve an unacceptable outcome that would raise opposition if attempted in one move.
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