“They Fear Us” – The People Can Shape the Future If They Choose to Fight Back – Lara Logan

April 17, 2022 “I’m doing [this] because we can either believe the propaganda and be geographically isolated from each other and into our own homes and submit, or we can get out there and find out what is real and what is not real. This is a defining moment in our history… We also haveContinue reading ““They Fear Us” – The People Can Shape the Future If They Choose to Fight Back – Lara Logan”

The Fall Of The Meritocracy

A 1958 dystopian novel by a British sociologist contains eerie parallels to our present dysfunction and the crisis coming to a head. Lord Michael Young of Dartington (1915-2002), in 1949. (Photo by Charles Hewitt/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) FEBRUARY 22, 2022| SOHRAB AHMARI The Covid-19 pandemic is so complex, so vast in scale, that I doubtContinue reading “The Fall Of The Meritocracy”

Next-generation Covid-19 vaccines are supposed to be better. Some experts worry they could be worse

With Covid-19 vaccines, the world hopes to beat back the virus that causes the disease. But some scientists are increasingly concerned that, because of a quirk of our own biology, future iterations of the vaccines might not always be quite as effective as they are today. The concerns stem from a phenomenon that is knownContinue reading “Next-generation Covid-19 vaccines are supposed to be better. Some experts worry they could be worse”