Essays and pop culture musings from a teacher/historian in New Jersey
Wednesday, November 23, 2022
What Twitter Gave and What It Took Away
My latest Substack has to do with Elon Musk''s purchase of Twitter and the ensuing chaos. I take a look back at the site, why I have used it so much but also its deeper issues. An agora owned by a corporation is not an agora. We need to think bigger and to build a true, publicly managed online public sphere.