Using Technology to Deepen Democracy, Using Democracy to Ensure Technology Benefits Us All
Thursday, August 29, 2013
No Can Do
In Britain and even among American congresscritters the bomb squad is halting in the face of resistance. I can't know what will come of this, but the dire dream feeling of sleepwalking into a meat grinder, however majorities protested, however questions proliferated, has momentarily shaken into a wary wakefulness. Against expectations of generations of catastrophic unquestionable war-making, are we going to turn that drum beat for war into a drum machine for nation-building at home?