The beginning of the year 2021 feels like a crossroads. We have now been through three major crises in the last 20 years, each worse than the last: the dotcom bubble of 2000, the Great Recession of 2008, and the global recession triggered by the Covid pandemic, bringing what might be the biggest economic downturn
Tag: Digital Revolution
Nothing reveals the existential crisis of the Social Democratic model quite like its inability to get a grip on today’s digital society. To reinvigorate itself and society, Social Democracy must embrace a new ambitious project that would not only reveal the true costs and vulnerabilities of neoliberal empowerment (where global digital capitalism is perceived as
Citizens’ mobilisation and other alternatives to the powerful system of surveillance capitalism that Big Tech and governments have created.
How to shape technology so that it strengthens democracy, rather than weakening it?
The gap between politics and internet use in society is widening – time for restoring alliances between tech and progressive politics.