Tag: democracy

Past Futures, Future's Past


The second in a series of two essays developing the parallels between Iraq and the Peloponnesian Wars, between classical Empire and postmodern Imperialism.

The Censoring of Burn!


The story of an activist website’s shutdown, as told by DeeDee Halleck, with interstitial e-mails.

The Selling of E-The People


Bennett Voyles’ retrospective on the apolitical Nineties, and the fate of democratic electronic activism without content.

Electronic Pies in the Poetry Skies


Charles Bernstein’s reflections on populism, democracy, and authority in the turbulent waters of web discussion groups and other new Internet sites.