November 2020

Reset: Reclaiming the Internet for Civil Society – CBC 2020 Massey Lectures

Everything that’s wrong with the internet in terrifying detail. Some of it you already know, a lot of it you don’t, but all of it well worth listening to. Deibert argues that the internet, especially social media, has an increasingly toxic influence in every aspect of life. The problem is how can we get away from it when we can’t fathom how we ever lived without it….

This lecture is split into six parts and this is the first: Look At That Device In Your Hand.