I’ve enclosed a brief history of how we arrived at our State of Inequality and some Solutions:
- I’ve enclosed ( 2) Articles from the NY Times and my comments on Facebook
Russian meddling, data sharing, hate speech — the social network faced one scandal after another. This is how Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg responded.
Do we want the scurrilous behavior we’re getting? Does no one adhere to the ethics of our Past? Is Facebook harmful?
I understand, Facebook, Cambridge Analytica & Definers provide the most egregious information on a competitor and it’s believed. Who ever is targeted can be destroyed!
Before these firms became the norm , we could combat our Competition. We could talk civilly to others with opposing views. We weren’t so angry. We coped with problems and resolved them.
These sources of disinformation sow divisiveness , angst and gridlock. We’ve lost our National identity to slick marketers. My 2 cents.
Here’s another story from The New York Times that I thought you’d find interesting:
Definers, an import from Washington to Silicon Valley, thrived with opposition research and a fishy campaign to push Apple’s C.E.O. for president.
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- Network The original movie, after our protagonist Mr. Beale, proclaims, “He’s mad as hell and he’s not going to take it anymore” , the Corporation’s CEO chastises him and tells him the truth about Corporate power and Democracy!