FREE REPORTNew technologies are helping authoritarian governments entrench their power and target their critics. They are also amplifying the spread of disinformation by Russia and others, and leading to cleavages within the tech industry in countries like China. Yet many democracies are also turning to these same technologies to boost law enforcement and surveillance in troubling ways. This WPR report provides a comprehensive look at how these state-of-the-art tools are being harnessed by different governments around the world.
Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020