Relying on the United States is ultimately a losing proposition.
The progress that brought us on-demand streaming music hasn’t made us satisfied or optimistic.
Once we understand that mass shootings are a form of suicide, things start to look different.
The most familiar of settings can feel newly unfamiliar through the senses of other creatures.
The trend of events is not towards strongmen but towards ungovernability.
Domestic violence victims, at the mercy of police ineptitude and bureaucratic bungling, find themselves further subjugated.
Selling your soul becomes more attractive when you get to keep more of the proceeds.
Can a lie, in a politically divided period like this, be stronger than the truth?
‘On-demand’ services might have made people feel wealthy, but now the model is in jeopardy.
A heavier tax on the mega-profits of the energy sector could go a long way.