"#SocialMedia Has Hijacked Our Brains and Threatens Global Democracy"
> This domination of System 2 by System 1 thinking is the real social media “revolution.”
I disagree with this premise, I think it has more to do with the destruction of #noplatform for hateful/fascist/reactionary views and the ability to form niche communities.
Eg, I have talked with more people politically align with me trough the internet than trough IRL events; and that is also something powerful.
social.coop is a a coop-run corner of the fediverse, a cooperative and transparent approach to operating a social platform. We are currently closed to new memberships while we improve our internal processes and policies, and plan to re-open to new folks when that work is complete. [9/2/2018]