Because we self-select sites we visit, the Internet pushes people to reinforce their own preconceived ideas and opinions, such that groups solidify more internally due to the attractive forces of common belief but fragment more externally due to the repulsive forces of opposing belief. This mental malignancy metastasizes in two ways: less diversity within groups and more alienation between groups.
Author: Robert Lawrence Kuhn
Source: Chief Executive
Subjects: Organizational Behavior, Teamwork, Thought