Pierre Omidyar: 6 ways social media has become a direct threat to democracy - The Washington Post
First posted by mathewi october 2017.
People hold smartphones against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo. (Kacper Pempel/Reuters) Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay, is a philanthropist,…
Study: social media has become a direct threat to democracy in areas such as echo chambers, misinformation, manipulation, micro-targeting, hate speech
Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay, is a philanthropist, technologist and humanitarian. He is a member of The WorldPost editorial board. via Pocket
RT : I used to think social media would undoubtedly be good for society. Now I’m not so sure. Here’s an op-ed from me: