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August 18, 2022

What is neoliberalism? A political scientist explains the use and evolution of the term

Neoliberalism is a complex concept that many people use – and overuse – in different and often conflicting ways. So, what is it, really?
April 23, 2022

Varoufakis Discussing Crypto, the Left & Technofeudalism with Evgeny Morozov – CRYPTO SYLLABUS long interview

The following interview with Yanis Varoufakis I chose for an initial discussion in this Think Tank on Alternative Economics.
June 24, 2020

A prophet of the Anthropocene

…Particularly bitter is moral knowledge, the knowledge of good and evil...ethics is bound to contain a prophetic element.
May 1, 2020

The day it ends

On April the 30th, the daily national afternoon update on the CoViD-19 situation in Mexico was dedicated to children.
April 27, 2020

This is not happening

"This is not really happening, not to me” is the first stage (denial) in the well-known Elisabeth Kübler-Ross model of reckoning with terminal disease, made popular by her 1969 best-seller On Death and Dying.
April 18, 2020

The new abnormal

Scientists are saying the future’s going to be far more futuristic than they originally predicted ‘Krysta Now’ in Richard Kelly (2007) Southland Tales.