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Niall Ferguson’s Networld

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From the Reformation and 17th century witch-hunting, through the American Revolution and to the nightmare visions of Orwell’s 1984, Ferguson explores the intersection of social media, technology and the spread of cultural movements.

Niall Ferguson’s Networld

S01E03 · Episode 3 – “Networld War”

Looking at the fight against terrorist networks in Iraq, Russian attempts to divide Americans through... More

Looking at the fight against terrorist networks in Iraq, Russian attempts to divide Americans through social media and the rise of an Internet-powered surveillance state in China, Ferguson shows how our democracies are under threat from outside forces that seek to weaponize the social networks that we invented. He warns of a coming “networld war” that the West may not win.

3-16-202000:55:37
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