The pandemic was a crisis of governance, but also of the capacity of societies to equitably and effectively organize themselves in the face of a shared planetary condition. It set all the wrong precedents for the coming decades. From climate change to planetary-scale biopolitics, the challenges will only get more difficult, while the current international disorder cannot hold...
21.07, For Planetary Governance
Sterilize Your Tools: Lancelot Hogben’s Vision of Bio-Utopia
Zoologist Lancelot Hogben's lost vision for a social biology draws us to note unacknowledged political biases in science while reminding us that these biases do not undermine the coherence of scientific practice outright.