Preservatives and conservatives in a technological society

Don your futurist caps and peer into a political reality in which technology accelerates the speed at which society changes; what role is left for conservatives? The political, deliberative realm that we sometimes trust to chart our societies’ course either fades as deliberative government becomes too lugubrious for rapid development, or the speed of deliberative … Continue reading Preservatives and conservatives in a technological society

Oeconomica: markets, COVID, and charity

Some of my neighbours put handwritten signs of encouragement up in their windows. Online stories and videos frequently attest to neighbours' generosity at a time when uncertainty reigns and people are more isolated than ever. Such charity relies on personal kindness muted in recent years by partisan politics and growing consumerism. The economic woe we … Continue reading Oeconomica: markets, COVID, and charity