Profiting from war.
On Peter Thiel.
Meritocracy à l’envers.
The risks of escalation in Ukraine.
On the great unequalizer.
Humanity’s long war against darkness.
Sanctions and semiconductors.
Research and profiteering.
Exploiting the cosmos.
Climate change and water wars.
Who will lose out in the Ukraine conflict?
The age of the performer-entrepreneur.
Sleepwalking towards nuclear war.
Will Russia’s invasion fracture the world-system?
Neither US vassal nor world power.
The politics of atrocities.
The cruelty of economic warfare.
The politics of cryptocurrencies.
Nazi roots of the neoliberal state.
Understanding the new Copernicans.
The contours of celebrity philanthropism.
The economic empires of Military, Inc.
Strategies of statistical rhetoric.
Victoria de Grazia’s clear-eyed portrait of the Italian far-right.
Science and society at a time of crisis.
The pandemic and the pornography of mortality.
The modern ‘deathery’ as a key piece of our social mosaic.
The discursive shift from ‘meddling’ to ‘rigging’ in American democracy.
If dissimulation is integral to political discourse, what explains the rise – and sudden fall – of ‘fake news’ since 2017?