From utopia to dystopia: technology, society and what we can do about it | openDemocracy

Thesuperficial post-war dream that technology would solve the world’s socialproblems has transformed into a nightmare of electronically enabled global surveillanceand suppression. Yet with consumer-oriented industries replacing the militaryas the main driver of innovation, citizens are acquiring tools through whichthey can co-ordinate their emancipation.

Source: From utopia to dystopia: technology, society and what we can do about it | openDemocracy

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