Social Media & the National Security State with Alan MacLeod

In this episode, Whitney speaks to Alan MacLeod of Mintpress News about his recent investigations that explore the increasing fusion of social media companies, and more broadly Big Tech, with the National Security State.

Originally published 2/09/23.

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Links discussed:

The Federal Bureau of Tweets: Twitter Is Hiring an Alarming Number of FBI Agents

The Military Origins of Facebook
Meet the Ex-CIA Agents Deciding Facebook’s Content Policy

How A ‘Deviant’ Philosopher Built Palantir, A CIA-Funded Data-Mining Juggernaut

In q tel
In-Q-Tel: The Central Intelligence Agency as Venture Capitalist

National Security Search Engine: Google’s Ranks are Filled with CIA Agents
Inside the secret network behind mass surveillance, endless war, and Skynet
23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki: the Ex-Wife of Sergey Brin’s Life and Career

Narya and Peter Thiel Lead Investment in Rumble – Rumble

Tik Tok
The NATO to TikTok Pipeline: Why is TikTok Employing So Many National Security Agents?

Eric Schmidt
Henry Kissinger and Eric Schmidt on the Perils of Military Brinkmanship in the Age of AI

Graphika: The Deep State’s Beard for Controlling the Information Age

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