The new civil disobedience [Article]

Researcher Danah Boyd is articulate,  & explains why in modern society whistleblowing is the new civil disobedience. Scathing in her critique, she shares a perspective:

Unchecked power is how dictatorships emerge. If the rule of law is undermined and secrecy becomes the status quo, it becomes necessary for new civil disobedience tactics to emerge. And, more than the content of the leaks, this is what I think that we’re watching unfold.

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