A la mierda el trabajo | James Livingston

El mercado laboral ha fracasado, como casi todos los demás. Ya no hay bastantes trabajos disponibles y los que quedan no sirven para pagar las facturas. ¿Y si el trabajo no es la solución, sino el problema?

The Frankfurt School Knew Trump Was Coming

Lies have long legs: they are ahead of their time. The conversion of all questions of truth into questions of power, a process that truth itself cannot escape if it is not to be annihilated by power, not only suppresses truth as in earlier despotic orders, but has attacked the very heart of the distinction between true and false, which the hirelings of logic were in any case diligently working to abolish. So Hitler, of whom no one can say whether he died or escaped, survives. 

The New Yorker

A planet’s worth of human-made things has been weighed

A new report has calculated the total mass of all the technology humans have produced, everything from buildings to cars and computers, and found it is an astounding 30 trillion tons. That is more than the total amount of living matter on Earth. It shows the sheer magnitude of the human impact on our planet, which is still growing.