I'd be lying if I said I didn't miss a lot of IRL connectivity or the location of my constructive political discussions (believe it or not) from my decision to #deletefacebook but this makes me glad I did it. Can't wait to read the rest in the book.
This is the online version of the Popular Information newsletter. Sign up to get accountability journalism in your inbox: Facebook has taken a lot of criticism, including from its employees, for its policy to allow politicians and political parties t…
The more I read Mindf*cked the angrier I get at myself for feeding the beast for years knowing full well the nefarious stuff as well as the obvious problems of surveillance capitalism was a probable outcome. Meanwhile this is cross posted to Twitter still :( #DeleteFacebook
Ah I forget about this. Thanks for bringing it back to my attention. #DeleteFacebook
As well as dragging video makers to their platform, Facebook’s inflated metrics also caused a mass “pivot to video” by any number of sites. The pivot shuttered news rooms, and killed off a lot of good writing and journalism. https://t.co/eR5l7I1kC6
After seeing the blatantly false content of political ads that Facebook has and will continue to allow on their platform I feel like I not only need to leave again but need to nuke my account altogether #deletefacebook