Skyler Gisondo in a scene from The Social Dilemma, which explores the dangerous impact of social networking. Photo: Netflix via AP Skyler Gisondo in a scene from The Social Dilemma, which explores the dangerous impact of social networking. Photo: Netflix via AP
Skyler Gisondo in a scene from The Social Dilemma, which explores the dangerous impact of social networking. Photo: Netflix via AP

Inside the monster Silicon Valley created: The Social Dilemma on Netflix exposes social media’s corrosive effects on society

  • The documentary aims to wake us up to the dangers of social media platforms, with their polarising echo chambers and pursuit of profit through sowing division
  • Insights from former Silicon Valley executives are interspersed with the travails of a fictional family manipulated by social media

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Skyler Gisondo in a scene from The Social Dilemma, which explores the dangerous impact of social networking. Photo: Netflix via AP Skyler Gisondo in a scene from The Social Dilemma, which explores the dangerous impact of social networking. Photo: Netflix via AP
Skyler Gisondo in a scene from The Social Dilemma, which explores the dangerous impact of social networking. Photo: Netflix via AP
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