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Oliver Stone: Pokemon Go is a New Stage in “Totalitarism” and “Surveillance Capitalism”


Film director Oliver Stone believes that Pokemon Go is a tool capable of collecting massive amounts of data about its users and represents a step towards “robot society”. 813 more words


Arendt: State and Nation

I think one of the things I’m really enjoying about The Origins of Totalitarianism is the long list of what we might almost refer to as political theory vignettes. 1,046 more words


The terror travesty

The terror travesty

Will we ever find protection

from our own government?

A great shadow casts a lethal secret

on America’s attempts to be free…

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Turkey has suspended the EU HRC Human Rights Convention following military coup attempt

#Turkey suspends EU #HumanRights Convention after attempted coup http://sptnkne.ws/bHZQ  #TurkeyCoup

The European Human Rights Convention is suspended during the State of Emergency in Turkey after failed coup attempt, according to Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus. 184 more words


The Perils of Passionate Speech

I hear the excuse of passion often. Someone says something outrageous and their defenders say:

You can’t blame a person for being passionate.

Sure, but you have to love their passion. 306 more words

George Orwell: the last man in Europe ( 1984)

George Orwell: the last man in Europe–1984 (2000)

George Orwell was an English novelist, essayist, journalist, and critic.

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Why I Am Not Going To Worry About Totalitarianism For The Next Few Days

Yes it is OK to take a break from totalitarianism-angst. It will still be there on Friday. Polling has been quite stable. Hillary still doesn’t have a compelling theme but I am not waiting to exhale about it. 35 more words