How Facebook’s Algorithm Suppresses Content Diversity (Modestly) & How the Newsfeed Rules the Clicks
Zeynep Tufekci

I’m really worried about the effect of this lack of ideological diversity, not just in terms of this election, but on western culture in general. Being a tech entrepreneur and a coder, my gut response is to try and build alternatives, but I don’t think the SF techbros are going to be able to solve this one alone. I’d love some ideas founded in more of a sociological perspective. I’m hosting a conversation about practical approaches over at:

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