uspol, culture war
re: uspol, culture war
@drwho This is a good article and I agree with a lot of Rushkoff's take here.
My theoretical research follows a similar line of thinking:
In a social media environment attenuated for the flourishing of alternate reality belief systems, trying to counter those alternate realities through a textual reading of the contents of those beliefs is doomed to failure.
So we have to drop down to a lower layer and try understand the systemic mechanisms, to reveal the cybernetic socio-bio-media-informational flows underlying the emergence and programming of beliefs; with the aim of deploying systemic interventions.
A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.