Capitalism has been a form of enchantment, a metamorphosis of the sacred in the raiment of secularity. With money as its ontological marrow, it represents a moral and metaphysical imagination as well as a sublimation of our desire for the presence of divinity in the everyday world.
Never has food been delivered in such abundance, so far, or so safely.
It is nearly impossible to be a white, American Christian without being an evangelical.
The virtual dimensions of assembly may yield insights for how we understand more traditional assemblies and the legal protections that we assign to them.
As the power of science grows, its dominion extends even into areas of our culture where its proclaimed authority is questionable.
Why read long books? Well, if you have to ask…
Just as Mims worries now over the unfulfilling tedium of employment at Amazon, Smith worried over the deleterious effects of monotonous work.
Big data can’t save us from mental distresses and disorders.
For Mark Zuckerberg, the metaverse is personally important, a way to achieve an absolute good through connecting people.
The world circa 2000 was not Napoleonic.