The issues plaguing birdsite India isn't a bug, it's by design. Their entire business model is dependent upon giving maximum reach for terrible takes on divisive issues and profiting off of the subsequent moral outrage.

Capitalism didn't give you internet. Much of what you see in internet came from volunteer labour of open source projects.

Capitalism gave you paywalls and hundred spam mails a day and sites you can't open because a thousand ads are covering the entire content.

@cripplingdepression Absolutely. Twitter, as a public traded entity, has nothing to gain from making Twitter a really open platform. Twitter benefits from sensationalism and polarisation - not peace.

The US military developed the internet. Capitalism pushed it out to homes.

The good parts came in resistance to that.

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