How I tire of journalists asking whether and how technology is bad for society, forever starting with what could go wrong, hunting for blame.
Is technology hurting democracy? No. Can technology help save democracy? No.
These are the wrong questions. We, the people—and we, the media—are hurting democracy. It is in our hands to save it if we still can. Democracy’s enemies and saviors will use whatever tools and technologies are at hand.
Read the full article from The Atlantic: Why news organizations can’t go it alone