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Skype Surveillance

By Matthew Yglesias on October 4, 2008 at 5:12 pm

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It’s hardly shocking to learn that the Chinese government has a massive program to conduct surveillance of Skype conversations, but still a sobering reminder that a lot of techno-utopian talk about communications technology inevitably bringing freedom to China looks more than a little overblown.

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