The Social Media Clamour


Here is the corollary
"If social media drives the mainframe journalism then we're living in free society but if the mainframe journalism is driving the social media then we're chained and hypnotized." 

"Yes I didn't speak all these while. Partly because I was bogged down by the social pressure mounting on me but mostly because I wanted to hold back and listen to everything humming around me. The atheist in me had developed the tendency to refuse every single claims of religious people. The anarchist in me had this tendency to defy every argument of nationalism. I deliberated upon taking this pause to heed upon the claims of these nationalists and religious fellas who're indeed my very good friend and always turn up to my need whenever I am in crisis.
Well I am still an atheist and anarchist with more determination and a lot more reasoning but this determination that I have earned has come from my ability to listen. Here it's important to tell what I mean by listening; it is not that I receive all voices coming my way, rather, it's an ability to filter out voices from the humming propaganda. Listening things which are sincerely opposing my viewpoints and not just for the sake of it. During my mental exile; I was listening to those heartfelt prayers that religious people does from their respective gods. During my days of disgust, I was noticing those patriots who practice patriotism also in private life and not only in full public display. I did listen to everyone who did not debate with me to prove their points but simply believed upon what they believe. Based on these observations, I realized majority of the people are persuaded by the well organized propaganda by the state or the forces behind the states. While I should responsibly not indulge in light remarks upon the ignorance of the masses; I have attempted to understand why majority of the masses are ignorant and persuaded.   
These experiences provided me understanding that 'belief' drives viewpoints; these viewpoints slowly garner an ideology. Once we get this ideology we do everything to defend it... this is the very crux of what is happening around in all over social media across the globe. Here is the corollary "If social media drives the mainframe journalism then we're living in free society but if the mainframe journalism is driving the social media then we're chained and hypnotized."
My silence has availed me to notice this three layer pattern; In the inner most cocoon binds those who spend their internet data on publishing their personal stuff ranging from kitchen and wardrobe to their honeymoon spots the brands that they own. Around this cocoon exist thick layer of fungus comprise of those who talk about macro issues but remain mostly philosophical or neutral. They mostly figure out fun in everything mainframe media is ranting about. The surface of this social media embryo is made up of the people who claim to be educated and well learned upon the issues mainstream media is humming like hell. These people spends criminally too much data on examining these so called news based on their ideological frame. They make this job their prestige issue; as if it's going to take away their status, legitimacy or righteousness from them. This entire frail embryo is floating in the smudged, pungent and polluted atmosphere of propaganda. There are billions of these embryos coughing, chocking, barking and shitting on each other but in whatever they're doing their input remain the same i.e. the air in which they're floating.
This is how we are united yet fragmented; this is why these embryos can never wage war against the atmosphere. This is how societies are only mocking that they’re fighting for the liberation, justice, equality and what not but in actuality they’re only burning their energy i.e. data, money, times and life only to snatch their share of space upon the embryo they’re living upon.
Yes this is the present world order in which any possibility of getting fresh air seems impossible but we should not lose our heart because out of all the miseries that we’re living any kid can explain that we’re far free and happy as compared to the past our ancestors had lived and died with. Hope is all that has driven mankind this far; hope is all we can pass on as the baton to next generation and in order to make this hope more visible we have to leave behind a world where the fight among the people shifts its locus from ‘ability’ to ‘responsibility’. We have to learn how to place our views that goes well in the ears of jabbering species around us. We need to invent methods that enhances the ability of listening more than speaking.
Let we all work towards the future world where peace and justice is more approachable. A world where people are not competing upon 'how much they can do' but 'how responsibly they can do' whatever they do. This will realize our dream of a ‘leader less society’ a society which will not be greedy for power. Where ownership will not be about controlling resources but ensuring that everyone will get enough of what they want.

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