Category: News & Politics

The global politics podcast at the end of the End of History. From a left perspective.

/54/ Numbers Are Too Powerful ft. William Davies

November 22, 2018

We discuss Nervous States with its author: How has debate became so angery!1!! and fractious? Why don't we trust institutions any more -- or better, which institutions do we still trust and why? How has war increasingly encroached onto peace? And maybe believing in stats too much means that we now don't believe in anything...

 

Readings:

Nervous States (William Davies)

Postscript on the Societies of Control (Gilles Deleuze)