Are We Puppets in a Wired World?

“But while we were having fun, we happily and willingly helped to create the greatest surveillance system ever imagined, a web whose strings give governments and businesses countless threads to pull, which makes us…puppets. The free flow of information over the Internet (except in places where that flow is blocked), which serves us well, may serve others better.”

We accept the invasion of privacy in exchange for free services. We’re the product, and we’re doing it to ourselves.

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