articles tagged: global politics
today’s social media is literally killing us
# tech

today’s social media is literally killing us

Rather than connecting the world and fostering meaningful dialogue, social media is encouraging conspiracies, scams, dangerous hoaxes, and even genocide.

why the itu just can’t hijack the internet
# tech

why the itu just can’t hijack the internet

Bureaucrats keep thinking about how to tame the internet, but the internet's very nature makes it trivial to resist their efforts.

when the world has no order, invent one…
# politics

when the world has no order, invent one…

When you don't understand how the world is changing, you can either learn more about it, or you can weave a conspiracy theory to explain it. Why do so many choose the latter?