Republicans are selling out everything to protect their Dear Leader.
Think Again - a Big Think Podcast #87 - Yuval Noah Harari - Time's Up
We will see artificial intelligence outperforming humans in more and more tasks over the next few decades. But I don’t think that anything is inevitable in terms of the social and political and religious consequences of such a technology. If you look back to the 20th century…you could use trains and electricity to build a communist dictatorship, or a fascist regime, or a liberal democracy. The trains don’t tell you what to do with them.
We can’t assume Britain is immune from Trump’s toxic politics
We can’t assume Britain is immune from Trump’s toxic politics | Rafael Behr | Opinion | The Guardian
New research tries to spot the collapse of liberal democracies before they happen, and it suggests that Western democracy may be seriously ill.
Angela Merkel, Last Pillar of Liberal Democracy in Europe, Is Wikileaks's Latest Target
Now that Wikileaks’s Julian Assange is done helping Donald Trump get elected, the accused rapist and is turning his attention towards one of the strongest remaining EU proponents, German chancellor Angela Merkel, with a new pile of leaked documents. Assange hiding till statute of limitations runs out while he hacks and publishes to be famous.