Dictatorship

James B. Glattfelder: Who controls the world?

James B. Glattfelder: Who controls the world?

Link to the TED Full Bio James Glattfelder studies complexity: how an interconnected system — say, a swarm of birds — is more than the sum of its parts. And complexity theory, it turns out, can reveal a lot about how the economy works. Glattfelder shares a groundbreaking study of how control flows through the […]


Ai Weiwei’s New York Project to Go Forward, With or Without Him

Ai Weiwei’s  New York Project to Go Forward, With or Without Him

Can’t see the video? Click here. Ai Weiwei’s surgery in Munich: Ai Weiwei’s surgery in Munich apparently went smoothly – two holes drilled in his head on Tuesday (or Monday evening?) to remove 30 ml of fluid from his skull. He says the pressure in his head has gone and so has the pain. He’d […]