The Last Living Contemplators

By the 2050's a cabal of mega-corporations track everyone's interests on a single digital superstructure known simply as "The Cloud." Those whose interests vary from the masses are labeled "anomalies," and are studied by the authorities. Individuals whose ideas are deemed "disruptive" to the powers at be, and who also seem capable of transmitting "thought crimes" to others, are known as "The Contemplators." 

While the masses are entertained and distracted by virtual realities so lifelike they are confused for real life, the "Contemplators" plot in secret to break through the wall of corporate funded deception and enlighten the people. Sadly, by 2059, very few Contemplators remain. They have been hunted down and covertly eliminated, one by one ...