Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday February 25, 2014

NSA Uses The Internet To 'Manipulate And Destroy Reputations'

New documents leaked by Edward Snowden show the NSA uses the internet to "manipulate, deceive and destroy reputations." So, in other words, it is essentially the same thing that's happening right now on Facebook and Twitter. big grin

Among the core self-identified purposes of JTRIG are two tactics: (1) to inject all sorts of false material onto the internet in order to destroy the reputation of its targets; and (2) to use social sciences and other techniques to manipulate online discourse and activism to generate outcomes it considers desirable.