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Articles I liked from the week of May 12th, 2019.

  1. How to Avoid a Fascist FutureAnti-fascist counter-protesters form a circle around the helmeted members of a right-wing group during the Women's March at Boston Common in Boston,…

  1. Money is LawThe problem with any theory on the origins of money is the assumption that money has always served the purposes it serves today. Store of value, medium of…
  2. Crack open your identityDavid Chapman has an excellent and evocative framework for understanding the complex mess society is currently in and how we might get ourselves out of it. It…

  1. The Empty Promise of Data MoatsData has long been lauded as a competitive moat for companies, and that narrative’s been further hyped with the recent wave of AI startups. Network effects have…

  1. Et in Arcadia EgoOne winter morning, seventeen years ago, Nadya woke me up with the words “Anthony, get dressed.” She explained there was a house on 57th Street (Hyde Park,…

  1. A Mosh Pit of One’s OwnFea. Photo courtesy of Blackheart. “A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction,” Virginia Woolf writes in 1929. The same applies…