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spiked shorts: Anonymous unmasked

04.19

spiked shorts: Anonymous unmasked

In the latest in a series of spiked shorts, film reviewer Tom Slater casts a critical eye over a new documentary that extols the virtues of the attention-seeking ‘hacktivist’ group Anonymous. Despite trying to present the group as valiant warriors for on-line freedom, these keyboard revolutionaries remain censorious and fickle. So why, Tom wonders, are the Western media so enamoured with them?

Related topics: Civil Liberties, Debates, Social Change

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