We Are Legion - The Story of the Hacktivists [2012] - John Dragonetti

We Are Legion - The Story of the Hacktivists [2012] 
Music By: John Dragonetti
Available: Now [Check: Label for More Details]

Released By: LAKESHORE RECORDS

In recent years, the radical online community known as Anonymous has been associated with attacks or “raids” on hundreds of targets.  Angered by issues as diverse as copyright abuse and police brutality, they’ve taken on child pornographers, the Bay Area Rapid Transit system and even forced a standoff with Mexican drug cartels.  They’ve hit corporate targets like Sony, cyber-security firms like HBGary Federal and would-be web controllers like the Church of Scientology.

They shut down Mastercard, Visa and Paypal after those groups froze financial transactions to Wikileaks.  Along with other hacktivist groups like Telecomix, they’ve launched cyber attacks against foreign governments in support of the Arab Spring.  They served as tech support for the Occupy movement and have put their mark on countless uprisings around the world.  One participant described their protests as “ultra coordinated motherf%$kery.”

So who is Anonymous?

We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists, takes us inside the complex culture and history of Anonymous. The film explores early hacktivist groups like Cult of the Dead Cow and Electronic Disturbance Theater, and then moves to Anonymous’ own raucous and unruly beginnings on the website 4Chan.

5/5  Trippy interesting and very pulsating... to my ears, not sure about the film. I am digging on the soundtrack/score.
-Jeremy [Retro-Zombie]

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