Technocrats lied, misrepresented and bulldozed their way into this small town. When citizens finally saw what was going on, and that the interlopers had no authority, they gave them the boot.
Powell’s critique exposes the Technocrat groupthink that persists in Silicon Valley. Hundreds of tech execs have had attacks of conscience, many of whom fled to Esalen Institute in Big Sur to be reprogrammed with eastern religion and to get in touch with their ‘inner net”.
After one year under the thumb of Amazon, Whole Foods employees cry out that “They want us to be robots.” As Amazon’s technocrat-driven warehouse warehouse philosophy is being imposed on Whole Foods: micromanagement and intense pressure to perform.
Some lawmakers are getting wise to Big Tech’s demands for self-regulation of privacy issues, and are putting citizens first. Since Technocrats compulsively hoard data, they will fight against any restrictions on data collection. This will be a real test for Technocracy vs. Constitutional Republic.
A senior scientist at Google, Jack Poulson, did the right thing for the right reasons when he resigned in protest over Google’s new project to build a censored search engine for China. Helping China to further oppress its citizens is a “forfeiture of our values”, he stated, ““I am forced to resign in order to avoid contributing to, or profiting from, the erosion of protection for dissidents.”
There is a natural backlash occurring with teens completely dropping out of social media because of the phoniness and pressure imposed by their peers. Thus far, Technocrat overlords of social media have had the advantage freshness while growing their user base. Those days may be over.
Non-leftists at Facebook are in a distinct minority but they are banding together to challenge Facebook’s rampant censorship of conservative thought. These employees will face stiff peer pressure and possible retaliation for speaking up. Meanwhile, Facebook is being ‘punished’ by its users who are deleting their accounts en-masse.
A major Appeals Court has ruled that Smart Meters violate your protection of illegal search and seizure under the Fourth Amendment. Depending on what citizens around the nation do with this ruling, it could potentially send Technocracy back into the last century where it belongs.
Since Huawei and the Chinese Technocracy are closely aligned, Australia has finally figured out that if allowed to participate in their 5G rollout, Huawei would be a direct conduit for espionage. China openly seeks to be the global leader in 5G technology. Huawei has long been suspected of spying for the government.
Industry insiders and analysts are finally wising up to Technocrat-ridden IBM’s massive over-hyping of its AI platform named Watson. It isn’t curing cancer. The market is rejecting it and revenue is falling. There are parallels between this and the over-hype of Technocrat Elon Musk and Tesla.