Corruption is a viral and terminal illness that sweeps through societies. It infects those it touches, and begins the slow demise of their societies.
The US attack on Syrian military assets led to major change in the memetic landscape. What changed, and how we can expect things to operate moving forward?
Whenever we signal something – and we all do – it must be costly. Cheap signaling is worth nothing.
Encryption is here to stay. Policy debates about backdooring encryption are a waste of our time and resources.
As a society, we are treating young boys like animals.
Is Facebook a structural threat to free society? I make the argument.
America’s Overton window has been blown wide open. What does this mean?
The mechanics of social media and the broader internet favor the political right. Progressivism, in its current form, is not built for memetic success.
Social media censorship is increasing, and will have the effect of radicalizing fringe thinkers.
The True Believer is a concise and powerful work of philosophy. It describes the nature of mass movements and how people become fanatics.