I made a short film in 2011 called “Captivity.” It was a reflection on the state of our historical moment – late capitalism, reality tv, torture movies – you know, junk culture. 1,659 more words
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Adjunto reseña (más una guía de lectura) y algunas reflexiones sobre el último libro (en dos volúmenes) de Francis Fukuyama.
Partyforumseasia: The presidential election in the United States has shown new levels of campaign spending. While Jeb Bush burned “only” 130 million $ without getting anything back, … 791 more words
The New York Times ran an editorial yesterday on what it called ‘a coup’ against the Supreme Court. The death of Antonin Scalia earlier this year, and the Republican Party’s refusal to entertain a replacement has rendered the previously nine, now eight judge court unable to resolve some important cases, split evenly as they are between four generally liberal and four generally conservative justices. 534 more words
Twenty-five years ago, Meier turned human history into a video game, and sold 33 million copies along the way. With the launch of Civilization VI, Kanishk Tharoor takes a closer look at its impact. 3,154 more words