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Review: Independence by Alasdair Shaw

Review: Independence by Alasdair Shaw

Alasdair Shaw’s Two Democracies: Revolution Series hinges upon a brilliant series of premises. Can an artificial intelligence become autonomous? Should such a being be destroyed or allowed to develop on its own? Can an AI lifeform choose its own path to “good” or “evil”? The answers to those questions are, largely, not answered within Independence.¬†Instead, it acts as an introduction to the story world. It’s told from two perspectives: Commander Olivia Johnson, the commander of the Repulse, a Congressional Navy…

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