πŸ“‘ The Digital Dictators

Bookmarked The Digital Dictators (Foreign Affairs)

New technologies were supposed to open societies and empower individuals. Instead, they’ve given despots the upper hand.

Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Erica Frantz unpack the use and abuse of technology by governments to manage and manipulate citizens. Some of the strategies discussed include controlling the media, the creation of social credit systems and microtargetting.

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