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Transition Culture

The internet and social media have so changed our world and our brains in a relatively brief period of time.  Expressions like "I'll check in my spam folder" would have led to puzzled, indeed slightly revolted looks even 10 years ago, but nowadays we're all at it.  While I avoid Facebook...


William Davies’ new book The Happiness Industry is a fascinating and vivid journey through the history of economics, advertising, psychology, management and more.

Transition Voice

Photo: Loren Kerns/Flickr. Dear Sir/Madam: I’m writing to you who control our government now — that is, the big corporations of the world. Let’s not pretend it is otherwise. Thanks to a system in which money buys elections, nearly all of our politicians are in your employ. Thanks...