Peter Cochrane: Escaping the comfortable 'rabbit hole' of social-media agreement

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Alice Through the Looking Glass - original illustration. Illustrator: John Tenniel
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Alice Through the Looking Glass - original illustration. Illustrator: John Tenniel

Has social media killed reasoned debate? And, if so, how do we re-inject civility back into public discourse, asks Peter Cochrane

We now live in societies where the art of debate seems to have died and social media bashing has become a cause célèbre. Apparently, this new technology has stimulated neuroses, depression, isolation,...

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