Fans of Surveillance

And at the session of my association, one (very young) presenter after another breathlessly informs us that Facebook, Instagram and Twitter guarantee freedom of speech (sic!) by helping people escape from the oppressive framework of the nation-state.

3 thoughts on “Fans of Surveillance”

    1. Babchenko would have a conniption if he knew you called him Russian. 🙂

      But yes, it was like an elaborate joke to hear people drone on and on about how Twitter protects freedom of speech from oppressive state authorities in the US.

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