Big Brother Is Winning - Even With Facebook and Wikileaks

Here's a news flash, for free: Repressive regimes know how to use Facebook too. You know what your government wants you to know. No more.

Ever since the gag order imposed on Ben Zygier’s existence was rendered ridiculous by the ruckus on social networks, whoops of victory have been heard. “It is a new era,” pundits crow. “The genie can't be stuffed back into the bottle,” they boast. The revolution won’t be broadcast on television or reported in the newspaper, but will be disseminated by online streaming, the geeks preen.