“The furor surrounding the Steubenville, Ohio rape case was sparked in large part by the raucous entrance of the hacktivist collective Anonymous into the story. Anonymous members organized digital and real-life protests and leaked information about the case, occasionally going beyond the law in their efforts to raise awareness and avenge the victim.”*
A member of the hactivist group Anonymous has revealed his identity…because he needs help. Deric Lostutter helped demand justice for the Steubenville rape victim, and was recently raided by the FBI. Does he deserve harsh punishment? Do fed deserve harsh punishment for spying on Americans? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian break it down.
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