The need for deliberative digital spaces

scheduleNovember 25, 2019

Digital democracy will face its greatest test in 2020 - Siva Vaidhyanathan, The Guardian:

Facebook, Twitter and Google are designed to motivate people to do things like shop or vote. They undermine efforts to deliberate or think deeply about problems. Democracies need both motivation and deliberation.

Social media has become an almost deliberation-free space.