Problems that motivate me

  1. Helping people to escape poverty
  2. Helping people cope with the effects of rapid technological change
  3. Corruption by people in positions of power
  4. The lamentable state of the British news media
  5. Offshore tax evasion
  6. The weakening of the social safety net
  7. The technical and scientific ignorance of our ruling classes
  8. The lack of transparency in institutions that would serve us all better if they made the leap
  9. Britain’s terrible property situation
  10. Britain’s deeply flawed civil service
  11. The missed opportunity for law-making and policy-making to be done better, using digital tools and experimental methods
  12. The loneliness and indignity that many people face in old age, and how I might get my own generation to work on long term solutions
  13. The failure of progressives to develop and adopt policies that seize upon the empowering affordances of digital technologies
  14. Ways in which philanthropic and government grant giving and impact investing could be done better
  15. The scarcity of new social institutions that exist to ensure that we all benefit from the digital revolution as much as is possible

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Trying to get real about the connection between digital technologies and social needs. Full list of writings at http://tomsteinberg.co.uk

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Tom Steinberg

Tom Steinberg

Trying to get real about the connection between digital technologies and social needs. Full list of writings at http://tomsteinberg.co.uk

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