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China to roll out controversial 'social credit' system

18 Sep 2018
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China is undertaking the most ambitious social engineering program the world has ever seen.

By 2020 every one of its 1.4 billion citizens will get a personal digital scorecard.

Good behaviour will be rewarded and bad punished.

The Communist Party calls it social credit — a way to control the population, others say it amount to the world's first digital dictatorship.

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