Tech titans gained power and wealth from the accumulation of data, but that doesn’t mean they are equipped to be long-term stewards of personal and collective memories.
If we accept AIs crafting rap, we repeat the same exploitation that currently separates Black and brown artists from the fruits of their labor.
"The ways in which the community itself is breaking down felt like end game capitalism."
Silicon Valley has no mystical powers. It gets away with being thought of as apolitical simply because few have called its bluff.