The high-tech, borderless future envisioned by the Facebook boss may not be sustainable for the average person.
This article titled “Beware the lure of Mark Zuckerberg’s cool capitalism” was written by Nick Cohen, for The Observer on Sunday 31st March 2013 00.06 UTC
Cyberspace is turning into a political programme. Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook is pumping tens of millions of dollars into “a social welfare group” – a lobby company in all but name – to tell politicians how they should reorder society. He assumes that what is good for Silicon Valley is good for everyone else. And if you don’t ask too many questions, it is easy to agree, and find his programme surprisingly liberal.