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Somebody Wants to Take Down Nick Land

The technology and politics of the scapegoat in early 2017.
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The American Question

The one thing we all have in common is that all our ancestors left home
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Slipping Slavoj

Forsaken by the Left, the once-hot philosopher needs to revisit some of the big questions
ScienceTop Section

Uncanny Vulvas

The evolutionary psychology of sex robots.
PoliticsTop Section

The Need for a Philosophy of Data

Mark Zuckerberg types are learning that it is far harder to regain someone’s trust than to lose it.
CultureLiteratureTop Section

After Discourse: On The Use and Abuse of Magazines

Consensus-based journalism thrived in more predictable and less anxious times. It doesn't today.
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What is ‘Gender Ideology’?

In breaking down traditional sexual inhibitions, the radicals destroyed the language we used to keep sexual activity under control.
PhilosophyTop Section

Amnesiac Nostalgia

The modern Westerner, accustomed to practices that have ceased to be customs, is inwardly homeless.
PoliticsTop Section

From Secession to Italexit: Italy’s Lega Party

The regionalist party takes the lead in opposing the EU.
PoliticsTop Section

Against Libertarian Robespierres

Libertarianism isn't built for activism, and political violence is just activism by other means.
LiteraturePoliticsTop Section

Ending the Long 20th Century

Decentralization technologies are plastic explosives for the demolition of the ugliest side of globalization.
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Colonialism Was Hong Kong’s Exit

British rule in Hong Kong wasn't deliberated, and with it came a withdrawal from dysfunctional institutions to effective ones.
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The IKEA Humans: The Social Base of Contemporary Liberalism

The social bonds of the modern Millennial are as fragmentary as their particle-board furniture.
PhilosophySecond Section

Silicon Valley Struggle Sessions

The American techno-state has, after religion, become more fundamentalist.
PoliticsSecond Section

Putting Hardcore Activism to Work for You

Polite participation isn't enough for everybody, but the right is bad at putting those energies to use
CulturePoliticsSecond Section

How Message-Board Culture Remade the Left

For all we hear about 4chan and Trump, the main effects of radicalized posters have been on the left.
PoliticsSecond Section

Psycho Politics

On the left, liberalism has been consumed by universalism. On the right, it has been thoroughly demoralized.
PoliticsSecond Section

A Question of Merit

With or without a change in law, affirmative action will give way to reality.
PhilosophySecond Section

Late Feminism

Woman's biological niche is being crowded out by capital.