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Anonymous: good or bad, in your opinion?

The "Idea"/society Anonymous has sprouted from internet subculture and is causing disturbance to groups which oppress freedom of speech (and possibly others)
Without leaders, anyone can declare membership and as a member, a target, while every other member decides if they will support it individually.
Is this truly an international "peoples army", or a menace to be dismantled?

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    Sep 1 2011: They are a new experiment in social justice. In theory, sounds like modern activism. In practice, we'll see. In either case, if a centralized authority declares them a "menace" and tries to "dismantle" them, then it is the authority and their evidence that deserves equally intense scrutiny. It would require a full-on Oligarchy to control the internet. Then what?

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