Youtube is dominating the global news cycle by providing and pushing what it determines is ‘authoritative news’. The Google News Initiative will invest up to $100 million per year for the next three years to lifting up ‘quality journalism.’ Internally, they are developing a working group of newsrooms to crank out their own news stories.
July 12, 2018
The writer reports in The Kashmir Monitor. By 2020, China’s 600 million CCTV cameras with facial recognition and its centralized blockchain management technologies will lead to an unbreakable Technocratic Dictatorship.
Paul Tucker was Deputy Governor at the Bank of England and is a self-described Technocrat. This interview discusses the dynamics between Technocracy, Populism and Democracy, and he concludes that Technocracy would be better off to relax its grip for awhile and avoid stronger backlash.