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Perhaps the only undeniable truth of our times is that we in the West enjoy a standard of living, peaceful coexistence and equality of opportunity far greater than any generation before us. For anyone not living under a rock, the above statement begs the question; why then, in the final year of our most recent decade, did we see a level of polarisation unbeknownst since the Swinging 60s?

The answer lies in Silicon Valley. What began as a micro-blogging website in 2006, Twitter evolved into a pseudo state in its own right, with a citizenry embroiled in groupthink…


Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be One. — Marcus Aurelius

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