Asking Silicon Valley to ‘disrupt’ terrorists is tech talk for ‘surveillance’

Race and the Free Speech Diversion

By Jelani Cobb The New Yorker Of the many concerns unearthed by the protests at two major universities this week, the velocity at which we now move from racial recrimination to self-righteous backlash is possibly the most revealing. The unrest that occurred at the...
Asking Silicon Valley to ‘disrupt’ terrorists is tech talk for ‘surveillance’

Harassing the Drones

Kathy Kelly Common Dreams http://www.commondreams.org/view/2014/07/22 On July 10, 2014, in New York State, Judge David Gideon sentenced Mary Anne Grady Flores to a year in prison and fined her $1,000 for photographing a peaceful demonstration at the U.S. Air National...