Decentralized Technology Can Help Protect Democracy Around The Globe

Decentralized Technology Can Help Protect Democracy Around The Globe 1

Recent political developments in the United States demonstrate the critical challenges that centralized technology platforms pose to democracy — in stark contrast to the powerful role social media played in pro-democracy movements in the Middle East and Hong Kong. U.S. election misinformation and disinformation, as well as white nationalism, spread throughout online groups, and prominent …