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Naomi Klein on the hallucinations of AI developers

I have no time for blogging atm, but I noticed Bob Rich’s latest post and was unable to avoid following the link he recommended to Naomi Klein’s article ‘ 321 palabras más

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Mizzou Esports Gamer Gauntlet has successful turnout

Photo Caption: Rocket League was the first event in the Mizzou Gamer Gauntlet, going from 4-6 p.m. on Friday, April 21. In the tail end of the event, players raced to score the most points before their time ended. 581 palabras más

Mizzou Esports

Lianne Dalziel in Newsroom wonders why Ardern didn't get a capital gains tax through.

Former mayor of Christchurch was a Labour MP before that. She was mostly a corporate favouring right leaning Mayor. Here is my response to the several commentators. 249 palabras más


The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism" by Naomi Klein:

Henok Tsegaye

In «The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism,» Naomi Klein explores the phenomenon of «disaster capitalism,» whereby powerful corporations and governments take advantage of disasters, both natural and man-made, in order to advance their own economic interests. 232 palabras más


Psychological death anxiety present in nuclear weapons and Covid - article by Lifton and Strozier on Bulletin of Atomic Scientists.

Robert Jay Lifton is a veteran writer of psychology and is famous for his study of Nazi doctors many of whom were good ‘family men’ at home but murderers ‘at work’ for the Hitler led Nazi Germany. 258 palabras más


Reviewing: This Changes Everything

Naomi Klein is a giant among left-wing writers and activists. I have known of her for a long time, mainly through my brother who avidly read her main works ( 445 palabras más

Climate Change

Byron Clark's new book 'Fear' - chapter excerpted on Newsroom

Byron Clark’s new book, ‘Fear: New Zealand’s hostile underworld of extremists’ is excerpted to suggest the next phase will move on from Covid to climate change. 286 palabras más