Can Sci-Fi Save The World?

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Our fear of being constantly watched by those in power—like what happens in George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four—has driven us to prevent it from happening (for now). Although there is more surveillance technology than ever before, Orwell’s heavy warning caused us to be more vigilant, especially when holding those in power accountable. They can’t control us through surveillance because we can fight back with the same tech. We ensure that the camera lenses are “point[ing] both ways”; if they watch us, we’ll watch them and hold them responsible. Read full article here

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