October 19, 2016
On October 15, the Ecuadorean Embassy in London cut off internet access to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. The digital disconnect happened as Wikileaks is releasing a cascade of hacked data, apparently taken from the computer of a key Hillary Clinton adviser.
“Serious authoritarian/anti-authoritarian conflict is just beginning,” said the August 2010 Socionomist. “The struggle between secrecy and transparency — and authoritarianism and anti-authoritarianism — will continue to intensify.”
Why is this happening? And what’s next?
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