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The Truth About Anonymous’s Activism

A look behind the mask reveals a naïve techno-utopianism.

by Adrian Chen 

A lawsuit is being waged against the “wrongful birth” of a black child.
Posted Nov 12 2014 - 2:28pm
The election results reflect a complex reality; the press prefers simple narratives.
Posted Nov 12 2014 - 2:32pm
The president calls for the reclassification of Internet services under telecommunications in the name of an open Internet.
Posted Nov 10 2014 - 1:53pm


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