Here is my professional profile where you can know more about me
At least since 2019
stackoverflow.com ecosystem of sites become actively used as an political instrument in terms of influence and shaping opinions of masses:
hot stackexchange questions in sidebar do not represent a genuine questions, but serve agenda of some groups in the power
some questions (and answers) are fake, artificially made with a political aim
rating of user and specific question become tampered to high or low values to meet some narrative
some answers are intentionally wrong
Joel sold his business (SO) in 2021 which only accelerates negative trends observed early.
I am sharing this to help you better navigate in current circumstances here.