The drive for attention has also influenced the way we talk about products. As designers we’re expected to make things “habit forming”. Get people “hooked”. And turn monthly “users” into daily “users”. The only other people I know who call their customers users are drug dealers.
…he primary causes of inequality in this country. Both the Right and Left contribute to this mindset. The Right promotes the idea that people of color innately possess bad character, habits, and family structures, and, as a result, are underrepresented in positions of influence throughout society. The Left too often presents the flipside of the same coin by accepting the premise that people of color are lacking, but they attribute those deficits to the fact that people of color have been badly served by schools and other societal institutions.