‘If you want to protect democracy, ‘middleware’ is the effective solution’
Democracy is under threat from Big Tech and ‘we cannot trust to our whims,’ says Barak Richman. Solution? Use middleware and choose trusted intermediaries that filter out what you receive online. Utopic? It is the idea of Richman, Ashish Goel and Francis Fukuyama to dilute the power of monopolies and protect democracy.
Bárbara Reis(texto) e
Marco Neves Ferreira(ilustração)