How Can We Look Past (or See Beyond) Our Digital Filters?
Part 4 of the TED Radio Hour episode Reconciliation
About Eli Pariser's TED Talk
Eli Pariser explains why being trapped in "filter bubbles" is bad for us and bad for democracy. He says we don't get exposed to information that could challenge or broaden our worldview.
About Eli Pariser
Eli Pariser is one of the co-founders of Upworthy and was the Executive Director of MoveOn.org, and a Senior Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. He is the author of The Filter Bubble: What the Internet Is Hiding from You.