Items tagged society

Silicon Valley’s worldview is not just an ideology; it’s a personality disorder.

Tags: big tech, society, politics

Who gets to survive and 'rewild' themselves?

Tags: disaster, society, health

We’re overworked, and everyone just needs to lie down

Tags: health, society

A Canadian study gave $7,500 to homeless people. Here’s how they spent it.

The results show the power of cash transfers to reduce homelessness.

Tags: society, finance, science

You're Not Going to Make It

Tags: society, disaster

Shattering the myth of men as hunters and women as gatherers

Tags: society, gender, science

The age of average

Tags: art, architecture, design, media, society

We need reasons to bring justice, but to abuse other people, that's our divine right, isn't it.

Tags: society, updates

An Open Letter To Men Who Love Women Over 35 — This Is Why We Flinch When You Touch Us

Tags: gender, society

As its trees come back, Nepal notches a victory against deforestation

Community-managed forests now account for more than one-third of Nepal’s forest cover, which has grown by about 22% since 1988.

Tags: asia, climate, society

From barristers to refuse collectors, Britons strike en masse

Workers are livid that employers are refusing to pay more against the backdrop of wage-crushing inflation.

Tags: uk, economics, society

Ross-on-Wye readers are cautious of a cashless society

Tags: uk, economics, society

Every Batman Movie And The Real-World Fears They Highlight

Tags: movies, society

sex as a social construct

Tags: gender, science, society

Street Views

Long, stunning dive into the history of urban photography at the intersection of technology and society.

Tags: photos, tech, vintage, society, cities

Licenses Alone Do Not Govern Behavior in Open Source

Tags: software, society, law

Black Lives Matter protests have saved lives, study finds

Tags: america, racism, society, science

Maslow Got It Wrong

Read: he deliberately misrepresented Native American teachings to make individualism seem like a good thing rather than the destructive force it is.

Tags: society, science

The Great Covid Class War

The pandemic has created the perfect pretext for enacting economically destructive policies.

Tags: pandemic, economics, society

You Have No Obligation To Conform To A Wildly Sick Society

Tags: society, ethics

Luxury Ghost Towns

The pandemic proved cities have far too many ultraexpensive apartments. They shouldn’t forget it.

Tags: housing, business, pandemic, society

I went to see a movie, and instead I saw the future

Tags: tech, society

Climate change: Big lifestyle changes are the only answer

Tags: climate, society

Advertising is a cancer on society

Tags: media, society

Support networking

Tags: tech, health, society

The problem with Nobel prizes and the myth of the lone genius

Tags: society, science

The Dangers of Elite Projection

Tags: cities, society

City of Villains: Why I Don’t Trust Batman

Tags: comics, society

Community bonds, not seawalls, key to minimizing deaths: 3/11 study

Tags: society, disaster, japan

Virginity Is A Social Construct

Tags: sexuality, society