I cringe every time I hear that a government is going to force usage of real names, identifying dissidents, or breaking crypto. It’s that goose-stepping march towards censorship, surveillance, and suppression of free speech that disturbs me. This latest threat comes without checks and balances. This should disturb you too…

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and TikTok will have to reveal users’ identities if Indian government agencies ask them to, according to the country’s controversial new rules for social media companies and messaging apps expected to be published later this month.

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