Oct 31

The Life Online themes in the Popular Media

From time to time I read an article that captures the tone and themes of the Life Online stories.  The excerpt below is only a small part of a much broader New Yorker article “Does Trump’s Rise Mean Liberalism’s End? by Yuval Noah Harari on October 7, 2016.  But these quotes reminded me all to well of the social situation in The Origin Point that makes building a global surveillance and online network possible.  Although the book is only fictional, the world it describes is very real.
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