Word of the moment: "techno-fascism"

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Guardian journalist Carole Cadwalladr, who blew open the Cambridge Analytica scandal, asks Silicon Valley tech workers (in an interview with Kara Swisher): “Are you really okay with this stuff? Are you really okay with your company’s leadership? Are you really sure that they are doing everything that they can? Because you should be troubled and you are part of it. You are part of this. You can’t pretend that you don’t know anymore.”

She describes the social-media enabled rise of populist authoritarians, a phenomenon she calls “techno-fascism.”