November 19, 2012

A New State of Fear - Who Owns the Internet?

Milo Yiannopoulos, Kernel Magazine

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The internet offers governments unprecedented access to information about us, and a level of control previous generations of politicians could only dream about.

I wrote earlier this week about Israel’s daring foray into social media marketing, in which the country’s military tweeted, YouTubed and Flickred a military operation in Gaza that included at least one assassination. It was a brassy move – and one that probably backfired, in public relations terms.

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