This day in history

2003, 2008, 2013, 2018, 2022.

Cory Doctorow
3 min readSep 19, 2023


On September 22, I’m (virtually) presenting at the DIG Festival in Modena, Italy. That night, I’ll be in person at LA’s Book Soup for the launch of Justin C Key’s The World Wasn’t Ready for You. On September 27, I’ll be at Chevalier’s Books in Los Angeles with Brian Merchant for a joint launch for my new book The Internet Con and his new book, Blood in the Machine.

#20yrsago You Might Be An Anti-Spam Kook If…

#20yrsago IEEE members: save democracy from a broken standards-committee!

#15yrsago American Psychological Association members can’t aid in military torture

#15yrsago Welcome to Fear City: a guide to scare tourists away from NYC city

#10yrsago NSA contracted with notorious French spy-tech company VUPEN

#10yrsago Asbestos-bound first edition of Fahrenheit 451…