The role of IT in shaping a better world

The world is wrong in many aspects. We’re facing crucial challenges in ecology, citizens wellbeing, human rights, corporate ethics… etc. It is by now evident that existing mechanims are unable to correct these deviations; to bring us in the right direction and to stop selfish behaviour that results in abusing millions of people for the benefit of a selected elite. The existence of IT has been crucial in this abuse, as abusers routinely use IT tools to perform such abuse (e.g. to speculate in the markets).