Tim Berners-Lee is one person that I have a lot of respect for. He is the inventor of the Web we love and his views and opinions are to be respected. In 2011 he wrote a very important article that everyone should read:
It is so easy to take the Web for granted. But we have to remember that the road to where we are today was not easy and there continue to be a lot of threats to the Web as we know it. We must keep on fighting for an open Web, standards based Web. We can all make a difference by making the right choices.