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Review of Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous by Gabriella Coleman

REVIEW: Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous (Nov. 4, 2014)

By Gabrielle Coleman (@BiellaColeman)

The Huffington Post says Gabriella Coleman “knows all of Anonymous’ deepest, darkest secrets.” I would doubt that, because the very nature of collective change means what happened in a lulzy way today can unleash tomorrow into an attack of epic proportions—or a cat meme. 943 more words

Interwebbed Cyber and Crypto News for May 20

Claw your way through this, the meatiest link roundup on the intertubes, as we fetch ourselves another saucer of milk. We need to build up our strength for the rest of the week… 197 more words


Barrett Brown Loses Email Access For A Year After Using Email To Complain About Prison

From TechDirt, by Mike Masnick, Apr 2015

Last week, whistleblower Chelsea Manning was able to start tweeting from prison, while at nearly the same time reporter Barrett Brown  346 more words


Barrett Brown's Statement バレット・ブラウンの声明

After receiving his sentence Barrett Brown released the following ironic statement:


Good news! — The U.S. government decided today that because I did such a good job investigating the cyber-industrial complex, they’re now going to send me to investigate the prison-industrial complex.

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David Carr, 1956-2015

Update: autopsy shows lung cancer as cause of death

Ed Pilkington, ” David Carr obituary: must-read newsman with a burning belief in the importance of truth,” … 28 more words