Arms exports put Europe at risk

The European Peace Facility is sending arms to Ukraine—something straight out of 1984

Manipulated weather forecasts

What if weather forecasts are sometimes manipulated to reduce how many people come to an outdoor gathering?

Smart-tech dystopia

“Sorry, your smart kettle will be switched off because you are a 24-year old male in Russia, and therefore are a potential army recruit”

1984: health pass required at McDonald’s

I know of no better way to declare sheepdom than to show a “health pass” to enter McDonald’s

1984: “be normal”

Endless discounts? Very normal. And you too: be normal. Okay? JUST BE NORMaL OK???

1984: technology

Cyber-tyranny by manipulation, corruption, and secret surveillance

1984: green passes

There’s nothing inherently bad about green passes. But problems arise when they are mandated

1984 in the European Union

If we’re not yet living in 1984, then we’re closer than ever