How Western Technologies Aid Tyrants

Via NPR’s Marketplace:

Digital surveillance and online censorship is a booming business in the Middle East. Many Western firms are rushing to cash in. Just 10 days after Hosni Mubarak stepped down in Egypt — as tanks were rolling into Bahrain’s capital — hundreds of representatives of U.S. and Western tech firms were flocking to the ISS World conference in Dubai.

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