Bari Weiss

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Slacking off from Slack makes a lot of sense to me. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Last week a prominent New York Times columnist named Bari Weiss wrote a letter to the paper’s publisher to say she was quitting. A “new McCarthyism” (...)

Even before the coronavirus, the complexities of the modern world gave rise to heightened anxiety.

Complexity and uncertainty are the twin devils facing anyone who tries to run anything, be it a family, a business or a country. One diagnosis of th(...)

“Platforms such as Twitter and Facebook have inadvertently been granted undue influence and power, and their users undue sway, over the functioning of traditional media.” Photograph: Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images

In 1998, academic James Dewar made a distinction. There are some technological developments whose intended consequences outweigh their unintended ones(...)