America wants the impossible. (+ ideological sorting in the USA.)
North Korea isn’t buying the Chinese Dream. (+ an argument for collapse.)
A nuclear arms race in Asia?
Japanese in revolt against sex.
Will Modi’s India turn to the supply side?
Murray and Garfinkle on Iraq.
Agamben: Pasolini in his last movie has one of the four Salò masters saying to their slaves: “true anarchy is the anarchy of power.” (+ more Agamben)
New forces of decentralization on the Internet. (+ platform upheaval.)
Danger, robots at work.
Technological transformation of time perception.
After Singularity, then what?
Accelerationism, the blockchain, and art. (+ Jetpack Communism.)
The most important car company in the world?
Musk gets (even more) energetic.
The Left lashes back against Marc Andreessen.
A speculative warp drive.
Pinker and Kelly at Edge. (+ the age of the informovore.)
Cosmological questions in world religions.