Why do we feel like we’re supposed to go there?
Why should Ukraine today inspire such a passionate response not seen in support of Yemen, Georgia or even Ukraine itself just seven years ago?
Someone appears to be pouring enormous energy and effort into a data collection project aimed at building personality profiles from social media interaction…again
Humanity will wake up to a strange new power over our planet with no guide on how to use it.
From polarization to spam, the problems of social media are the problems of democracy.
A corporate homeless shelter is not a feel-good moment. It’s a warning.
Look closely at our dilemma, and you see not decline, but leadership. We are being buffeted by the first waves of a storm spreading around the world. We’re not worst, but merely first.
The biggest threat to the integrity of our elections isn’t the machines, but the users.
What’s Next after democracy may already be ascendant.
Breaking up the Russian/Republican project might end that particular campaign, but it won’t disarm this cheap, readily available weapon, just waiting to be used again.