Elon Musk and managerialism, the Taliban as a project of modernisation, faulty epistemology and its consequences, and more in the latest Digest
Elon Musk's popularity can be understood within the context of the post-war managerial coup against the capitalist class and our collective yearning for…
China defeats poverty, Russia invades Ukraine, governments adopt cryptocurrencies, and more in the latest Digest
A Lahabite’s metapolitical contribution to the harmony of God, tradition and technology in the 21st century.
The loss of keyif and the rise of techno-surveillance with barbaric characteristics.
The Old World’s conceit towards America obscures the remarkable endurance of its constitutional order - an order threatened by its longevity.
State transitions require democratic social technologies and elite buy-in to succeed. The Arab Spring lacked both.
The origins of industrial civilisation can be understood by analysing its key players and institutions. Great Founder Theory explains how.
The early Islamic civil war was an inevitable product of inter-elite competition.
Solving the problem of allocation is the mission of many institutions and key to a nation's success.
End of year reflections on power.