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Silk Road Movie: How The Dark Internet Changed Drug Trade Forever

The Internet continues to change and challenge old and existing frameworks. And this trailer is only proof of that. Remember Napster? And remember what that did for digital music? This is something entirely new but a true parallel, more frightening, and much deeper than you could ever imagine:


"The Justice Department also argued in their letter to Judge Forrest that Ulbricht should be made an example of to stop even more Dark Web market kingpins from following in his footsteps. After all, dozens of copycat sites and advancements on the Silk Road market model have sprouted in the years since its takedown, including the Silk Road 2, Evolution, and the currently largest Dark Web black market to survive law enforcement’s attacks, Agora. To combat the spread of those anonymous bazaars, prosecutors asked Judge Forrest to “send a clear message” with a sentence for Ulbricht well beyond the mandatory minimum." - WIRED