Colossal mistakes in 2017 have YouTube on the hot seat, as it should be: Google is punishing the marginalised communities that made YouTube such a success.
Global Comment’s editors are delving into longreads on the history of diet culture, naturist communities, the complexities of Child Services, and more.
It’s time for Silicon Valley to start committing to fighting the monster it helped create with action, not words.
What are you reading this week? The Global Comment editors are enjoying a September 11 longread, an analysis of Trump’s deplorables, an exploration of how design discriminates, a discussion about Silicon Valley and profits, and an overview of Christians and the death penalty.
Stories interesting us this week: The privatisation of the internet, the ‘new Silk Road,’ teaching the Holocaust, the rise of conservative media, and development in India. Come share your favourite reads with us!
Check in to see what the editors of Global Comment are reading, and add your own favourite reads for the week in the comments, whether you’re interested in more on the primaries, a feminist look at narratives in the tech industry, Indian graphic novels, or anything else under the sun!