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Zygmunt Bauman for Social Europe & guardian.co.uk | Is this the end of anonymity? - From micro-drones to the internet, technology is invading the private sphere – with our encouragement | 2011-06-28

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As for the "death of anonymity" courtesy of the internet, the story is slightly different: we submit our rights to privacy to slaughter on our own will. Or perhaps we just consent to the loss of privacy as a reasonable price for the wonders offered in exchange. Or the pressure to deliver our personal autonomy to the slaughter house is so overwhelming, so close to the condition of a flock of sheep, that only few exceptionally rebellious, bold, pugnacious and resolute wills would earnestly attempt to withstand it.

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