What’s the point of being able to have so much knowledge at your fingertips if you only use it to explore one perspective? I think one of the largest issues with the internet in our society today is the belief by web-based platforms that we are only interested in things that are a part of our “interests” group or user activity.
Let me explain. You’ve come across web platforms like this plenty of times at this point. As soon as you venture onto some new site, they have a list. They ask you to choose your “interests” from that list.
Now… stop. …