You need an explanation. You deserve an explanation. Jon Evans has an explanation.
Facebook is a breeding ground for fake news and polarized outrage, accused of corrupting democracy and spurring genocide. Twitter knows it has become a seething battleground of widespread, targeted abuse — but has no solution. YouTube videos are messing with the minds of children and adults alike — so YouTube decided to pass the buck to Wikipedia, without telling them.
Get it? Social media, for all the intent to do well, has become a well of poison. Worthy read.