Excellent discussion of a very large issue. Thank you for quoting from the Atlantic article. That helped me take some major steps forward in articulating the process of change that we are struggling with both socially and politically.
The larger question, of course, is what the internet is and how it fits into society and society into it. We are just…www-theatlantic-com.cdn.ampproject.org
This is something completely new and we are only beginning to wrestle with its transformation of human society. We end up struggling with the collapse of the old with all its collateral damage and fail to focus on where this is going in ways potentially so positive it is hard to comprehend. We just need to keep ourselves from snatching defeat from the jaws of victory.