Month: October 2018

Welcome to the Jungle

Welcome to the Jungle

October 31, 2018 Opinion
It’s darkness at the break of (tropical) high noon. Jean Baudrillard once defined Brazil as “the chlorophyll of our planet”. And yet a land vastly associated worldwide with the soft power of creative …
The Cult of Trump

The Cult of Trump

October 31, 2018 Opinion
Cult leaders arise from decayed communities and societies in which people have been shorn of political, social and economic power. The disempowered, infantilized by a world they cannot control, gravit…
Why Is Pentagon Weaponizing Insects?

Why Is Pentagon Weaponizing Insects?

October 31, 2018 Opinion
There is strong evidence that the Pentagon, through its research and development agency, DARPA, is developing genetically modified insects that would be capable of destroying agriculture crops of a po…