Huawei and 5G. The tools and means of global surveillance for China. That dream has come crashing down as the pandemic crashed economies around the world. The antics of Chinese diplomats crashed the goodwill it enjoyed and now ban on Chinese products is in the pipeline. The dream of controlling the world through data control is just a pipedream. Image Source: Washington Post
Twitter is shadow banning accounts. It is not something new. It is an issue many Twitter users are familiar with. But circumstances make the practice more sinister. It is time to stand up to the selective censorship. Image Source: NCAC
Censorship is not new to India. Clamping down on literature or cinema critical to political ideologies and uncomfortable to obstinate religious fanatics sadly has become an accepted practice. Governments over time have cultivated the bad habit of banning such art and ideology to protect their votebanks. The watershed moment in India's history was when the… Continue reading Movies An Easy Political Target?