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Trailer: State of Control

Posted: November 1, 2012 at 2:40 pm   /   by

As I have said before, there are 1000 ways to oppress people, but only one way to be free. Statism comes in many shapes and sizes. But freedom is freedom, no matter where you go. You know when you have it, and you know when you do not.

And the people of Tibet do not:

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State of Control follows two American filmmakers into the most tumultuous regions of Tibet, where they discover a group of young Tibetans using new media to defy a powerful Chinese propaganda machine. At once a documentary and an action thriller, State of Control compellingly illustrates the emerging fight against censorship and surveillance not only in China, but around the world.

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Christopher Cook

Managing Editor at Western Free Press
Christopher Cook is a writer, editor, and political commentator. He is the president of Castleraine, Inc., a consulting firm providing a diverse array of services to corporate, public policy, and not-for-profit clients.

Ardently devoted to the cause of human freedom, he has worked at the confluence of politics, activism, and public policy for more than a decade. He co-wrote a ten-part series of video shorts on economics, and has film credits as a researcher on 11 political documentaries, including Citizens United's notorious film on Hillary Clinton that became the subject of a landmark Supreme Court decision. He is the founder of several activist endeavors, including AnyStreet.org (now a part of Western Free Press) and Liberatchik.com. He is currently the managing editor of and principal contributor to WesternFreePress.com.
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Trailer: State of Control