Screened Out

Monbiot talks about the (incredibly) dark side of the internet. The links between YouTubers and the far right is particularly disturbing.

 

Everything is possible. Nothing is possible. Nothing hurts any more, until the consequences crash through the screen. Immersed almost permanently in virtual worlds, we cannot check what we are told against tangible reality. Is it any wonder that we live in a post-truth era, when we are bereft of experience?