Reclaiming Territory in Cyberspace: #6 Censorship avoidance
What actions can you take to mitigate censorship?
One of the more troubling trends of our time is the outright suppression of alternative points of view. While power-plays and tribalism are essentially hallmarks of the human experience, our modern digital experience introduces new challenges in this domain. With an essentially limitless deluge of information, spam, and outright assaults on your mind, it can be very difficult to navigate it all alone.
Because it’s impossible for a person to understand every topic with the detail and respect it deserves, people inevitably have to rely on others on a variety of topics. This creates other challenges because when someone outsources their thinking, (or has been made to outsource it) is that it puts that person at massive risks of abuse by those doing the thinking.