April 12, 2020•107 words
It overwhelms me everyday when I realize how tremendously out of control we are.
And out of touch.
When I say we, I’m generalizing. The average western human?
We don’t have enough brain space to imagine or care about the systems controlling our every move.
People are just trying to survive, and don’t typically care about where their “data is being hosted” or “why the YouTube algorithm is showing me this video”
Have we given up? Is it too large for us to comprehend? Why is the internet in the hands of a few large companies when it can and should be in the hands of everyone?