Why The Cultural Consensus Crisis Needs Bitcoin
By Vin Armani
How are the social media backlash against “conspiracy theories,” The Mandela Effect, and Bitcoin all connected?
Over the last twenty years, individuals have become ever more interconnected, particularly through social media. The change in the speed with which we are able to find (and break) consensus has outstripped the consensus mechanisms that evolved along with our species. The result is our current state, The Consensus Crisis.