There may be ability to be an OUTLANDER though.
That's the only place I see decentralised existing.
How on Earth could you be a force of resistance in Smart Cities which are actively aware of all it's constituents and their behaviour. You would need some impressive cloaking mechanisms and always be ready to respond violently to the enforcers of the system.
Right now LOCKDOWN is training. Manufacturing compliance.
The "bad apples" stand out even with something as simple as wearing a mask.
Do you really think that anyone who isn't complying with the system of Government control is going to have ability to interact with the system at will and exist among the rest who accept the status quo? That's a no bro. THE RESET is now for a reason. Humans couldn't manage it. DIGITAL SYSTEM CAN.
IF YOU SEEK FREEDOM FROM THE SYSTEM . . . THE SEARCH GOES TRON