The headline calls this a glitch, but it was a logical decision that had unintended consequences. What do you do when you are the epicenter of the consequence?
It’s a technology horror story.
Source: Internet mapping turned a remote farm into a digital hell | Fusion
Fortunately, there is a viable solution that will hopefully minimize this issue in the future. I just wish for the sakes of the people affected that this solution had presented itself when this was being initiated so many years ago.
In the circles I travel, we talk a lot about privilege. It is easy to think but I grew up poor and think that means I don’t have privilege, but I do. By an accident of birth I am white and cis (and female), so a lot of things are easier. I like this video because it starts the conversation about privilege without alienating people initially by tying it into race, sexual orientation, or gender expression – all areas where people are most likely to be blind to their own privilege.