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Definitely part of it is them trying to latch on to new industries so they don’t go kaput when the oil runs out. But I do think they want seats on boards of tech companies so they can push their agendas too.

Aside, I would like to see the actual justification behind how the episode constitutes cyber crime aside from “because we said so”

their agenda seems to be to make more money.

Obviously but I’m implying they also want to censor and push their own narratives. Related to Manufacturing Consent, what they’re doing is trying to push their narrative biases in media through ownership

Data is the new oil.

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