Anonymous: can a non hierarchical structure work for hacktivists?

Disclaimer: This article expresses opinions about a hacktivist group that I have no inside knowledge of; these opnions should not be taken as facts about Anonymous. This is only a representation of my thoughts about Anonymous from a non-anarchist non-hacker outsider’s perspective. This post may contain incomplete or unintentionally untrue informaton. The hacktivist group AnonymousContinue reading “Anonymous: can a non hierarchical structure work for hacktivists?”

The ‘law of the jungle’ for a free internet: policing, trolls, and free speech

POLICING The internet, far from being the rebel space it once was, is now policed far more than real life. You now get three months in jail for joking about child abduction (Matthew Woods) and three weeks in jail for making racist comments about a footballer suffering an injury. (Though I would’ve thought that secondContinue reading “The ‘law of the jungle’ for a free internet: policing, trolls, and free speech”