Associate Professor Benjamin Bratton story

We need to talk about TED

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The Guardian on December 30, 2013

Science, philosophy and technology run on the model of American Idol – as embodied by TED talks – is a recipe for civilisational disaster

In our culture, talking about the future is sometimes a polite way of saying things about the present that would otherwise be rude or risky.

Read more at: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/30/we-need-to-talk-abo...

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Associate Professor Benjamin Bratton
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Still image of Benjamin Bratton at TEDx Talk. Courtesy of TEDx