In today’s “Information Age,” being uninformed is no longer excusable Posted in: Opinions As a 20-year-old, lifelong Elginite, the internet has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. While some may call that a privilege and others a curse, the simple fact is that in today’s world, information is being spread at historic rates. With the simple click of a button, you can learn about events happening in Elgin or worldwide. As the Black Lives Matter movement sweeps the globe, being uninformed about the reasoning behind the movement and the inequity in society is no longer excusable. I understand that there are plenty of new phrases and ideas ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!