The Deep Problem Techno-Optimism Doesn’t Want You To See

Alex Turner
8 min readNov 24, 2021
Photo by Vivek K on Unsplash

Imagine this: it’s the 1950s, you’re on your way up in the world, and you’ve won a prize. You get a choice between two: a cabin on an island, or a fancy, new-fangled dishwasher.