Facebook's efforts to detect and eradicate "coordinated inauthentic behavior" by Russian meddlers is a pretext to suppress political activism and counter-hegemonic initiatives.
"just imagine the idea that the bitter infighting on the Left could somehow be a tactical advantage. It's almost too good to pass up."
Brazilian Anarchists and Maoists are both being criminalized for dissent that could undermine the government's ability to function.
"The game is getting serious now and the days of blind optimism are over."
"I had never seen human beings live like this, nor be treated so callously."
[The Law] is there to criminalize dissent likely to undermine the Government's ability to function. Operating outside of the Law is the way to combat the injustices perpetrated by the Rule of Law, to undermine the Government's ability to function (in the interests of the Few), and to seize control of our own lives.
"You want to know what's coming? What Anarchists need to worry about?"
Any reasonable definition of propaganda would include the fact that disinformation is very often produced for and by private interests. (From Clay Hurand)