Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Paul Ryan Announces He Will Support Democrat For President In 2020
April 4, 2017
By Jeff Cahlon After Congressional Republicans’ bill to repeal and replace Obamacare failed to reach a vote in the House of Representatives, House Speaker Paul...
March 26, 2017
By John Bell "Half claim the vocation of a leader, a quarter believe they are prophets, and at least ten percent take themselves for gods,"...
March 7, 2017
By Lewis G. Miller In the future, our times will not be viewed as normal. Distant historians will peer back on these years, trying to...
La La Land Left Me Flat
February 24, 2017
By Ellen Halliday I thought La La Land would be an all-singing, all-dancing, magical dreamscape. But it is not a film of wonder. La La...
Mark Fisher and the Fear of a Blank Planet
January 28, 2017
By Nicholas Barrett On Friday 13th January the British cultural theorist and music critic Mark Fisher took his own life at the age of 48....
Dawn of the Demagogue
January 18, 2017
By Lewis G. Miller _ The shocking rise of Donald Trump to the Presidency of the United states has popularised one particular accusation; the charge of...
Machiavellian of the Year 2016
December 22, 2016
Since we launched the Strix in May, our political horizons have changed beyond recognition. Instead of working together to battle inequality and climate change,...
It Keeps on Raining
December 3, 2016
By Ellen Halliday Florentines should know that it is dangerous to be unprepared. Almost exactly fifty years ago, in November 1966, the people of this...
The Way Forward
November 19, 2016
By Joshua Kraushaar November 8, 2016, is a day that will live in infamy: the day that America handed over the keys to a country...
November 14, 2016
By Jeff Cahlon For all the shock expressed in reaction to Donald Trump’s election as president of the United States, it didn’t teach us anything...
Don’s Greatest Con
November 7, 2016
By Jeff Cahlon As polls tightened in the waning days of the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump, increasingly confident of victory, prepared his victory speech....
How to Pick Your President
November 4, 2016
By Lewis G. Miller Affixed to the front of Machiavelli’s most famous work, the Prince, is a dedicatory letter to Lorenzo de Medici, the ruler...
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