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Old Normal vs. New Normal: The Showdown

Old Normal vs. New Normal: The Showdown
10 months ago

Old Normal vs. New Normal: The Showdown

I’m calling it: we’ve won this war. By “we,” I mean normal people who want normal things: community, connection, creativity, with a bit of dancing on the side. By “war,” …
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The Moment of Truth in Israel
10 months ago

The Moment of Truth in Israel

By  •  Debates

Israel’s outgoing Council General to New York, Asaf Zamir, has tied his departure to the mass protests in the country, stating that “what we see today in Israel is an …
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Ron DeSantis’ Florida and Soviet Censorship
11 months ago

Ron DeSantis’ Florida and Soviet Censorship

On December 15, 2021, at a rally endorsing the proposed Stop W.O.K.E. Act that he would sign into law in April of 2022, Governor Ron DeSantis declared: “We won’t allow …
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The Epistemic State of Exception
11 months ago

The Epistemic State of Exception

Agamben’s “Configuration of Facts” and Foucault’s “Regime of Truth”

In “The Central Bankers’ Long COVID,” Fabio Vighi observes that the contemporary paradigm of government by crisis fosters a rhetoric of …
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