White Identity Politics – Ashley Jardina

    Published:  February 20th 2019 Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 1108651984 (ISBN13: 9781108651981) The Ontario NDPs held their first Black Caucus meeting on a summer evening mid-August 2019.  The meeting was well attended allowing for a variety of voices, that aren’t usually heard, an opportunity to say what’s on their mind and offer ideas to the…

Surveillance Capitalism – Shoshana Zuboff (3/3)

The Right to Sanctuary Sanc-tu-ar-y:  A place of refuge or safety. Surveillance Capitalism – Definition: A new economic order that claims human experience as free raw material for hidden commercial practices of extraction, prediction, and sales; A parasitic economic logic in which the production of goods and services is subordinated to a new global architecture…

Surveillance Capitalism – Shoshana Zuboff (2/3)

Hardcover, 691 pages * Published: January 15th 2019 by Public Affairs (first published May 22nd 2018) ISBN: 1610395697 (ISBN13: 9781610395694) * Edition Language: English Surveillance Capitalism – Definition: A new economic order that claims human experience as free raw material for hidden commercial practices of extraction, prediction, and sales; A parasitic economic logic in which…

Moving towards a Bipolar World

An Essay  Have you visited Huawei’s website?  I have.  While I was thumbing through its digital pages, I realized how much our world seems to be  shrinking.  Smart cities, the internet, the internet of things, neural networks around the globe in which we call earth is turning into one  big ball of yarn threaded by…