This is one of the most important issues of our time I think.

People will say, global warming is more important, but you can’t convince anybody of anything important if they live inside a bubble. If we don’t solve the echo chamber problem then we might not be able to solve very many other important problems whether inequality, global warming or poverty.

Personally I try to read and watch news from polar opposites. I subscribe to the Economist who is all gospel like about the free market and I read Norwegian communist newspaper called Klassekampen. The commonality between both is that while political opposites they both engage in high quality journalism.

This is a problem I see today with simply following news sources on opposite sides of the political spectrum. A lot is simple propaganda outlets and engage in emotional manipulation of their readers or viewers.

Geek dad, living in Oslo, Norway with passion for UX, Julia programming, science, teaching, reading and writing.

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