Evgeny Morozov

How the Net aids dictatorships

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TED Fellow and journalist Evgeny Morozov punctures what he calls "iPod liberalism" — the assumption that tech innovation always promotes freedom, democracy — with chilling examples of ways the Internet helps oppressive regimes stifle dissent.

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Evgeny Morozov · Internet scientist

Evgeny Morozov wants to know how the Internet has changed the conduct of global affairs, because it certainly has ... but perhaps not in all the ways we think.

Evgeny Morozov wants to know how the Internet has changed the conduct of global affairs, because it certainly has ... but perhaps not in all the ways we think.