Can Earth Have a Conscience?

The Practical Computer | By Tom Ledford

Actual 3-D depiction of Internet connectivity
"There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supersedes all other courts." 

~ Mahatma Gandhi 

No one would argue today that the Internet has not made our global village smaller. News about events can travel around the world seconds after they happen. Earth's citizens are wresting control of news from major media outlets and governments. Some governments are trying their best to shore up their information dams and levees, but I believe they will ultimately fail. What happens when all ulterior motives are revealed and brought into the light of day?