The great grandson of Baha’i's founder Baha’u’llah, Shoghi Effendi spoke of a technology which eerily jives with social media (especially Twitter).
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“A mechanism of world inter-communication will be devised, embracing the whole planet, freed from national hindrances and restrictions, and functioning with marvellous swiftness and perfect regularity…The press will, under such a system, while giving full scope to the expression of the diversified views and convictions of mankind, cease to be mischievously manipulated by vested interests, whether private or public, and will be liberated from the influence of contending governments and peoples.”
If you’ve never heard of Baha’i, check out the teachings. They’re beautiful.