After watching videos from the blog of +Harts Antler
. Sometimes it feels about street protests that people want to need fun that makes a point or at least makes an impact, because over time they see that dancing in clubs and drinking alcohol is stupid. You dance less and drink more, so it may end up being a zombie whose the only function is regeneration from recurring poisoning.
I think that with ubiquitous access to data, the people can do the grounded decisions themselves, they learn to see through the screen narratives, not reflect on them, learn to compare different information sources and don't trust Wikipedia. This is happening. But the government is often an awkward and rigid system that still tends to treat people like underdeveloped monkeys. Maybe in a crowd we are, but it is already possible to do better.