The case for a COVID Memorial Day

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but who are “they,” exactly?

Scott Morrison, Australian PM (image: ABC, used without permission)


and that may be playing a part in narrowing the political imagination of gamers

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Building a longhouse in Valheim (image: author)


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The politics of “internet privacy”


How Big Tech governs our lives

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What do Governments do?

Image: George Tooker, “Government Bureau” (1956), The Metropolitan Museum of Art and DC Moore Gallery (source). Used without permission.


Express Yourself

Get over your fear of other people if you really want creative success

A woman in a corner leaning her head against a wall, as seen from behind.
A woman in a corner leaning her head against a wall, as seen from behind.
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Nick Irving

PhD in Modern History and government functionary. One-time historian of peace and protest, now researching and writing about work.

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