Monthly Archives: January 2020

The Invisible Hand

Ah, you want me to define the invisible hand? I cannot. It has a depth beyond words and a complexity beyond my singular intelligence. How do we know what is right, or wrong? I can attempt to define how I’d … Continue reading

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The Wealth of Nations could be an Anarchist Manifesto

To return to Adam Smith and our chapter – Reclaiming Capital. How would we define Adam’s political philosophy? I’d say, it is emphatically anarchist – with expedient compromise. He does not define the wealth of nations. He says it is … Continue reading

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Only Slow Time can answer Rapid Decline

Historians in every century have mis-told their stories. Their narrative has been of the ephemeral – of what this leader, or that “great general” did to change the course of history. Such tales are useful to leaders. They can be … Continue reading

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A Damp Leaflet for a Lost Notice Board, January 1st 2020

Trying to change currently enclosed power structures, political processes and systems of information is futile. If we engage with these things, we give them credence. We accept enclosure. . Instead, let’s evacuate and settle together on the common. Such a … Continue reading

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