Society

Will Pokemon Cards Become the Latest Commodity Craze

Gamification, scarcity, and The Greater Fool Theory Pokemon cards have been on fire lately. While Gamestop hasn’t quite made it to...
Bashar Salame
3 min read

The Link Between Consumerism And Productive Societies

Why consumerism and productivity go hand-in-hand, everything has a price Consumerism is seen as a negative trend in most of today’s...
Agustinus Theodorus
4 min read

ML Shakespeare

Can algorithms interpret the works of Shakespeare in depth? That marketing experts rely on AI no longer raises eyebrows. Machine learning...
Norbert Biedrzycki
3 min read

Migration manipulation

The 353 pages of the U.S. Citizenship Act draft offer nothing new. The proposed bill merely tweaks our faulty immigration policy...
Henryk A. Kowalczyk
2 min read

Critically, Identity is a given Trait trivial to Personal Preference

The Clash between who we are and how we Label ourselves: ‘Identity Crisis.’ Human Trait is a distinguishing characteristic; some are...
Adam Tabriz, MD
4 min read

Lewis Mumford, A Thinker for the Ages Tells a Tale Of Cities Since the Middle Ages

The Medieval Religiously Centered City My Dad often spoke about his admiration for Lewis Mumford (October 19, 1895 — January 26,...
Susan Mackenzie Andersen
6 min read

Greener Pastures – Humans Move Rather Than Solve Their Problems

We resist solving problems we create. History illustrates our tendency to leave rather than solve problems. It reveals the flaw in...
Jerry Lawson
4 min read

Emotional Robots

Is it possible for machines to feel anger, fear or joy and recognize such emotions in people? We can consider the...
Norbert Biedrzycki
4 min read

The Future Landscape of Work and its new dynamics

WHY NEW TECH & COVID MIGHT PUSH YOU OUT OF YOUR REMOTE WORK JOB INTRO: 47 IS KILLING! In a 2017...
Carl Rohde
10 min read

Korea’s AI·VR Smart Museums in 2021

Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism recently announced that they selected 104 art museums for its ‘2021 Smart Museum’ initiative....
Jiwon Kim
2 min read

Politics of Licensing and Certification

The Decades’ old Partisan instrument of Control of Scholars The purpose of licensing and certification that we see today dawns on...
Adam Tabriz, MD
4 min read

When Did We Begin Worshiping War?

Who we are is revealed by what we do and act. We Americans believe we are peace-loving and abhor war. However,...
Jerry Lawson
6 min read