September 28, 2007
“The more we assert our own identities as historically marginalized groups, the more we expose the tyranny of a so-called center.”
YouTube serves the de-centering mandate of post-identity politics by creating a logic of dispersal and network. Yet it fails to re-link these fragments in any rational or sustaining way. There is no possibility to make collectives through its architecture. Information can not become knowledge without a map, a structure, and an ethics.