These days, popular media and political elites like to “big up” only wildly opposing alternatives. Thus, better alternatives rarely get an airing.
An old Chinese curse is “May you live in interesting times!” – interesting times are the times of […]
[Transcript below video.] Slavoj Žižek: I know that even in the United States when you have someone like […]
José Saramago’s [amazon asin=0156032732&text=Seeing] tells the story of the strange events in the unnamed capital city of an […]
Critics of our institutional democracy often complain that, as a rule, elections do not offer a true choice. […]
Imagine a scene from a dystopian movie that depicts our society in the near future. Uniformed guards patrol […]
[Transcript below video.] I am honoured to be here, but ashamed that I don’t speak your language. So, […]