How dictators watch us on the web


Morozov, E. (2009). “How dictators watch us on the web”. In Prospect, December 2009, (165). London: Prospect Publishing Limited. Retrieved December 07, 2009 from

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Type of work: Article (outreach)


e-Democracy | e-Politics | Human Rights | Politics and Political Science


The internet is meant to help activists, enable democratic protest and weaken the grip of authoritarian regimes. But it doesn’t—in fact, the web is a boon for bullies.