trust

“I think millennials are very trusting,” Gladwell said. “And when they say they’re not … they’re bullshitting.” –

“Out of ten American “institutions,” including church, Congress, the presidency, and others, millennials only trust two: the military and science.” –

“Just as factories allowed deskilled workers to “cooperate” and create value that accrued to the factory owner who brought them together, sharing-economy apps coordinate disparate users and extract value from their being brought together in networks. But unlike the workers who meet on the factory floor, the sharing-app users meet only as commercial adversaries, and build not solidarity but merely a mercantile “trust” that facilitates wary exchange.” – “Sharing” Economy and Self-Exploitation