It could be said that in our current economic situation, the work we do is no longer able to transform anything. Yet we are being transformed on a perpetual basis.

Patrick McGraw

Originating from the summer 2018 issue of Real Review magazine — and if taken literally, I find the nature of this quote and the article from which it has been extracted, entirely terrifying because the real effect is that social media has rendered us powerless to properly defend ourselves while it continues to transform us. One look at the state of journalism and our ability to recognize how it’s been weaponized against us says it all.