Outrage: reflections on the popularity, and political potency, of outrage | Curio

Outrage: reflections on the popularity, and political potency, of outrage

29 mins | May 28, 2017

The ersatz dialogue which occurs on Twitter can give the misleading impression that all opposing opinions have been given a fair hearing, and thus that the dominant opinion at the end of the day must be the inherently superior one. At the same time, if you maintain a bit of critical distance, watching the construction of conventional wisdom on Twitter can teach you plenty.

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