Our Different Tech-Driven Realities Make Democracy Really Hard

Information technology and its interactions with our psychology have dramatically changed the underlying processes of democracy. Will we be able to adapt? | Source

Psychology Drives Interpretation

As disgusting as the methods and results are, the stories of Cambridge Analytica, their parent company SCL, or other historical cases of propaganda illustrate how powerfully individual psychology motivates political attitudes.

A Democracy Must Share Experiences

If functional democracy depends on shared realities, we have our work cut out for us: we have to reshape technology in a way that promotes community rather than disunity.

The Way Forward is Unclear, but Not Impossible

PhD student in Computer Science and Cognitive Science at Tufts University, organizer with Sunrise Movement and MA Peace Action. Philosophy nerd.

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