Is FAANG the new tech oligarchy that’s destroying democracy?
Democracy has been one of the greatest institutions of America. Recent events in the tech industry make me believe that we are headed towards a new oligarchy that will destroy American democracy.
Facebook controls our emotions
Amazon controls our supply chain
Apple controls our daily interactions
Netflix controls our “free” time
Google can predict what we think
FAANG already is deeply entrenched in every aspect of our lives. The more data they collect on us, the more power they wield over us, our politicians, and our government. Is it time to put a stop to them?