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Consent theater

Some of privacyโ€™s thorniest questions

The torso and hands of a zoot-suited con-artist playing a shell game; behind his body is a Matrix-style waterfall of green characters on a black background. The pea in the shell-game is the eye of HAL9000 from 2001. Image: Cryteria (modified) https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:HAL9000.svg CC BY: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en

Just say that we โ€œfixโ€ Facebook, making it possible for you to take your data and go to a rival service, one that respects your privacy, pays its taxes, and isnโ€™t bent on enclosing all digital spaces into its pervasive surveillance walled garden.

Itโ€™s an idyllic vision, but our problems are just getting started.

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