5 things about this week (23 June 2018)

by Stephen Tall on June 23, 2018

What is there left to say about Trump and the USA? The president’s policy of caging migrant children separated from their parents has proven too horrific even for him to sustain. (The audio recording of Spanish-speaking children crying out for (…)

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5 things about this week (17 June 2018)

by Stephen Tall on June 17, 2018

I’ve been ignoring all things Brexit. Well, that’s not strictly true; I’m not on Love Island. Eg, I know David Davis threatened to resign (yes, again) over whether the backstop agreement between the UK and the EU over the Northern (…)

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5 things about this week (9 June 2018)

by Stephen Tall on June 9, 2018

I’ve been reading Jaron Lanier’s Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now. It’s a denunciation from a Silicon Valley insider of what he calls BUMMER (‘Behaviors of Users Modified, and Made into an Empire for Rent’) – (…)

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