Games Without Frontiers
June 2, 2013 2:21 PM   Subscribe

"Commodities just become more marvelous; young, urban professionals sleep, work and shop with greater ease and comfort; democracy is insidiously subverted by technologies of surveillance, and control is enthusiastically rebranded as “participation”... The advance of information technology epitomized by Google heralds the death of privacy for most people and shifts the world toward authoritarianism."
Julian Assange on Google and the US State Department in the New York Times.
posted by four panels (1 comment total)

This post was deleted for the following reason: Deleted triple, at this point. -- restless_nomad

Technically it's Assange's review of a book by Google's Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen, "The New Digital Age."

It's not just a random essay by Assange.
posted by GuyZero at 2:27 PM on June 2, 2013 [1 favorite]

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