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Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-atlantic-is-a-shitty ❖ The Atlantic, which is owned by billionaire Laurene Powell Jobs and run by neoconservative war propagandist Jeffrey Goldberg, has published a pair of articles that are appalling even by its own standards.Virulent Russiagater Anne Applebaum argues in "Fear of

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/disrupt-the-cognitive-infrastructure ❖ Leaked documents reveal that the US intelligence cartel has been working intimately with online platforms to regulate the "cognitive infrastructure" of the population — the information systems people use to feed their minds and think their thoughts.If it is

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/lets-back-up-a-sec-and-ask-why-free-speech-actually-matters ❖ The Joe Rogan/Spotify controversy is still going on and has only gotten more vitriolic and intense. Claims that Spotify must walk away from its $200 million contract with the world's most popular podcaster for promoting vaccine misinformation have sparked

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/undermining-us-global-hegemony-is-good-actually ❖ China and Russia are right to try to undermine US unipolar hegemony. The planet is not America's property and efforts to stop it being treated as such are good.It's not okay to be a grown adult in 2022 and

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-us-government-threatens-tech-companies-to-push-censorship-agendas ❖ The elephant in the room with the ongoing controversy about the Biden administration's push for more internet censorship is the fact that both the US government and the Silicon Valley tech companies who are being pushed to censor are

Listen to this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/if-you-believed-something-else-you-wouldnt-be-sitting-hereIt sure is interesting how stuff keeps happening that makes free speech on the internet something dangerous which must be curtailed. Covid, the Capitol riot, Russian propaganda, all of which just happen to require tightening restrictions on our single best tool against

Listen to this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/silicon-valley-algorithm-manipulation-is-the-only-thing-keeping-mainstream-media-aliveThe emergence of the internet was met with hope and enthusiasm by people who understood that the plutocrat-controlled mainstream media were manipulating public opinion to manufacture consent for the status quo. The democratization of information-sharing was going to give rise to a