Toxic Internet Culture From East To West

LINK 👉 NOEMA

“What the digital worlds of Japan’s imageboards and America’s alt-right reveal about real-life precarity.”

Yu Maeda for Noema Magazine

Thoughts 💭 /

This topic came up when I talked with American friend yesterday about the riots at the Capitol. Why was 2channel born in Japan? Why do similar darkness arise in completely different cultures in Japan and U.S.? Good to read but I can’t find any key to make this better.

議事堂での暴動についてアメリカの友人と昨日話していて出てきた話題だ。日本でなぜ2ちゃんねるが生まれたか?なぜ日米全く異なる文化圏で似たような闇が生まれるのか?バブル崩壊後の日本と2008年以降のアメリカの経済状況やメディア文化を交えたNOEMAの考察記事。