Narrative Managers Argue China-Like Internet Censorship Is Needed - by Caitlin ...
Narrative Managers Argue China-Like Internet Censorship Is Needed - by Caitlin Johnstone
Oligarchs have no business controlling what we can and cannot say to each other. Governments have no business forcing more and more transparency on us while bringing more and more opacity to themselves. This is ugly, it is abusive, and it must end. Freedom of speech is actually about freedom of thought. Speech is the carrying agent of thought; controlling human communication is actually about controlling the spread of ideas. Censorship is about controlling the thoughts that the public think in their heads. Speech control is mind control.[continue reading]