In Defence of Truth: How the Internet re-wired our brains and destroyed society.

You are entitled to your own opinions, but not to your own facts. Patrick Moynihan, former US Senator Cast your mind back to a less febrile time. It’s 2013. No one has ever heard the word ‘Brexit’. Cameron is pursuing “austerity” while “Britain is Broken”, Obama is in the White House, Trump is on TVContinue reading “In Defence of Truth: How the Internet re-wired our brains and destroyed society.”

Let’s change the tone

How long can we be angry? Is it just me or does anyone increasingly pick up the paper and cannot believe the non-partisan, agenda-based drivel on the front page? The tragedy surrounding the victims of Victorina Chua in the last few weeks has created a predictable torrent of media-based attention. Is that attention on theContinue reading “Let’s change the tone”