‘Free speech’ a tool to undermine ‘information sovereignty’…

Free speech activist

…at least for some in Russia it is.

“The struggle against the attempts of states to build information sovereignty will be conducted mainly by the US/West,” Igor Ashmanov claimed in a 2013 presentation.

The main tool and argument, he claimed, was “freedom of speech” which undermines local sovereignty.

The full story, about a company associated with Igor Ashmanov moving into Indonesia, is here.

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