Where is the pitchfork populism?
A good capsule history of US populist movements.
LGM on Polarization and the dynamics of "toughness"
(see here for some of my posts on this topic).
Google has its own foreign policy and is effectively a state.
The US government is taking out hits on its own citizens.
Clay Shirky, A Rant About Women.
Dmitri Orlov, Real Communities are Self-organizing.
Naomi Klein on the Obama brand (via)
The old remnants of socialist-zionist in me heave a sigh.