Miranda: “Oh brave new world that has such people in it”. – Shakespeare, The Tempest“They will grow up with what the psychologists used to call an ‘instinctive’ hatred of books and flowers. Reflexes unalterably conditioned. They’ll be safe from books and botany all their lives” Huxley, Brave New World(1932) “Die breite Masse eines Volkes […] einer grossen Lüge leichter zum Opfer fällt als einer kleinen. The broad mass of a nation […] will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one.” Adolf Hitler, Mein Kampf (1925
Professor Luciano Floridi discusses a “Brave.Net.world” in which disinformation abounds. Read the paper!