Outrage and the Endless Thanksgiving →

Paul Ford:

These differences of opinion have always been there, of course. They’re just more immediate now. Back in the days before the Internet it would have been incredibly unusual for someone to drive over to their ex-Marine uncle’s place, pop in a videotape, and say “please watch this video of police brutality.” Cultural gaps and chasms that previously we never crossed we now cross by default, all the time.