By day the hero of ;Cory
Doctorow’s latest novel works within the system, taking a job as a
webmaster for an independent candidate for the California senate.
By night, he’s a part of a guerrilla WikiLeaks-style operation,
trying to deal with goons who are out to get him and hackers trying
to control his computer. The story, Tom Jackson reports, should
resonate with any reader who worries about online privacy and the
government’s ability to use the Net as a tool for political
repression. View this article.