I want to focus on the most important question of all: are we building the world we all want?
In a manifesto posted last Thursday, the youthful founder of Facebook asked the question “are we building the world we all want? “ that closely echoes the conversation starter I posted here myself just two weeks ago. I’m pretty certain though, that publication of his 5,000 word manifesto so close on the heels of my challenge was pure coincidence. Or it could be the “zeitgeist” that I tried to name shortly after the Trump triumph (that you can read HERE).
In an upside down world where we can’t seem to rely anymore on what we know to be true, proven science is questioned more vehemently than fake-news, we’re finding it necessary to lay out some guidelines for how we’d like to see this drama play out in the end. That’s what Mark Zuckerberg did in calling for “bringing us closer together and building a global community” that is “supportive…safe…informed…civically-engaged…inclusive”. [Read more…]