The Folly of Technological Solutionism
Evgeny Morozov. Photograph by Re:Publica
Evgeny Morozov presents his latest book, To Save Everything, Click Here, which argues that the proliferation of technology has given policymakers the irresistible temptation to solve problems that, perhaps, can not be solved at all – or only solved via democratic debate, not nifty technological fixes.
About the Speaker:
Evgeny Morozov is the author of The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom (which was the winner of the 2012 Goldsmith Book Prize) and a contributing editor for The New Republic.