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Scapegoating the American Way

I’ve got a new post up at 3 Quarks Daily, Free-Floating Anxiety, Teens, and Security Theatre. It continues with the same theme I explored in my previous 3QD post, … 1,193 more words

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The Culture of Enhancement

The adoption by journalist to the phrase “EIT” is the clearest evidence of bullshit objectivity.

— Ta-Nehisi Coates (@tanehisicoates) December 11, 2014

Is it true that George W.

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The Economist explains: How Palestine might become a state | The Economist

As a form of territorial governance, the nation-state emerged in Western Europe some time during the last 1000 years. Just when and where depends, of course, on just what you think qualifies as a nation-state. 167 more words

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The Germans are worried about high-tech corporate cowboys

Anna Sauerbrey, an editor of the daily, Der Tagesspiegel, in today’s NY Times:

How can Germany be both afraid of and in love with technology, and the companies that make it?

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Finally, the Truth About the A.I.G. Bailout - NYTimes.com

Lincoln talked of government “for the people, of the people, and by the people.” He didn’t say anything about too-big-to-fail banks.

Starr contends that the government could have spent less money on A.I.G.

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