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Can Silicon Valley Be Fixed — Or Should We Burn It All Down?

Alex Kantrowitz and Wendy Liu, the authors of ‘Always Day One’ and ‘Abolish Silicon Valley,’ square off in an exclusive debate about the future of tech

Silicon Valley is defined by contradiction: It’s at once a massive economic engine, a wellspring of popular…




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Brian Merchant

Brian Merchant

Senior editor, OneZero, books, futures, fiction. Author of The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone, founder of Terraform @ Motherboard @ VICE.

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