• Political asymmetry in Urbit

    “The universe of Urbit is utterly foreign. Galactic identities abound. Layers of neologisms, runes, and lapidary conventions combine with disorienting effect, even to — no, especially to the experienced programmer. There are many resources to...

  • ‘Right is the new Left’

    Recent articles on the AltRight reveal a peculiar problem: all critique reads like an advocation. This article defines it neatly: “Given the ideological anarchy inherent in shitposting, it tends to defy analysis. Shitposters, who are...

  • Nuclear Confrontation in Europe with US (fiction)

    In light of Trump’s recent statement that the US must “greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes” this fake news video feels uncomfortably...

  • “Libertaria will thrive in cyberspace”: Interview with Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof, founder of Bitnation

    “Libertaria Will Thrive In Cyberspace.” Bitnation is the worlds first virtual nation, a protocol which you can fork “millions or billions of times, without ever creating one single geographical border”. Built into the blockchain, it...

  • Cthulhu for President

    The presidential campaign is finally coming to a crescendo with voting polls now open in the US. It has been a long and bitter fight with staggering allegations against both candidates, including but not exclusive...

  • Franco Berardi and Geert Lovink: Zero Work is the Tendency, Negative Money is the Tool

     Zero Work is the Tendency, Negative Money is the Tool: To rescue Europe from the abyss of racist war we must design Europe 2.0. Franco Berardi and Geert Lovink The systematic rejection of migrants at the borders of Europe is not a mere manifestation of brutality, it is symptomatic for the transformation of the Union into a racist fortress: a wave of nationalism and hatred is mounting among the European population. The Archipelago of Infamy is spreading all around the Mediterranean Sea. Europeans are building concentration camps on their own territory, and...

  • Philosopher compares Donald Trump to a giant, mutant algae

    Add clairvoyance to the many talents of radical activist and schizo-analytic philosopher, Felix Guattari. He knew well enough what was in the cards for us for as early as in the late 1980s, when he...

  • Scary Podesta email alludes to space war

    In their latest hack Wikileaks have published emails sent by John Podesta, the chairman of Hilary Clinton’s campaign. The full email stock is available here, and is being earnestly analyzed by Trump supporters here. Politico...

  • Trump on beauty: a poem

    A collection of Trump quotes concerning beauty, compiled by writer Chris Rodney into a strange romantic poem. “I really understand beauty. I do own Miss Universe, I do own Miss USA I do understand beauty...

  • Abortion rights, Ireland

    About a year after Ireland was celebrated as the most Liberal country in Europe abortion laws remain unchanged. In the Irish Constitution, the Eighth Amendment states that if a woman is pregnant, the life of...