Big Brother in Disguise: The Rise of a New, Technological World Order

By John W. Whitehead
The Rutherford Institute
December 15, 2020

“You had to live—did live, from habit that became instinct—in the assumption that every sound you made was overheard, and, except in darkness, every movement scrutinized.”—George Orwell, 1984


It had the potential for disaster.

Early in the morning of Monday, December 15, 2020, Google suffered a major worldwide outage in which all of its internet-connected services crashed, including Nest, Google Calendar, Gmail, Docs, Hangouts, Maps, Meet and YouTube.

The outage only lasted an hour, but it was a chilling reminder of how reliant the world has become on internet-connected technologies to do everything from unlocking doors and turning up the heat to accessing work files, sending emails and making phone calls. Read More

When the Clocks Strike Thirteen — Daily Life In the Orwellian Dystopia

PUBLISHED  ON  TRUTHSEEKER

Orwell’s 1984 no longer reads like fiction. It’s the nightmare reality of our times. 

By Robert Bridge
RT

Abridged by Lasha Darkmoon
with added pictures and captions, video,
and an editorial endnote on ‘The Rat Torture’.

“He discovered that while he sat helplessly musing he had also been writing…. And it was no longer the same cramped, awkward handwriting as before. His pen had slid voluptuously over the smooth paper, printing in large neat capitals — DOWN WITH BIG BROTHER.”  — George Orwell, 1984, Ch. 1 Read More

Technotyranny: The Iron-Fisted Authoritarianism of the Surveillance State

By John W. Whitehead
The Rutherford Institute via Truthseeker
May 29, 2019

Pictures and captions added by Darkmoon

“There will come a time when it isn’t ‘They’re spying on me through my phone’ anymore. Eventually, it will be ‘My phone is spying on me.’” ― Philip K. Dick

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BIG  BROTHER  IS  WATCHING  YOU!

Twenty years after the Wachowskis’ iconic 1999 film, The Matrix, introduced us to a futuristic world in which humans exist in a computer-simulated non-reality powered by authoritarian machines—a world where the choice between existing in a denial-ridden virtual dream-state or facing up to the harsh, difficult realities of life comes down to a red pill or a blue pill—we stand at the precipice of a technologically-dominated matrix of our own making. Read More

Is Big Brother spying on you through your computer?

“I have this microphone sitting on top of my monitor. It looks just like a mini-camera to me. It has an “EYE” right in the middle, with two speakers on either side. I am wondering if this so called “microphone” is actually looking at me and the room in the background? Could it be a combined camera and microphone? Is it secretly spying on me in the privacy of my room, watching every expression on my face and recording every whisper? This is scary! I’m getting worried! ”

— Paranoid lady to her psychiatrist. privacy 4

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