Thoughts on the state of electoral politics? Currently dealing with the scalability problems of democracy in a connected transnational sphere. Why should we wish for aliens or government backlash? Are there "left" versus "right" political leanings in the governance debate? How do we fix the problem of 'bad speech'? Why is the asymmetric force of cryptography and technology so powerful for sousveillance?
Study referenced: https://web.archive.org/web/20140701011759/http://www.princeton.edu/~mgilens/Gilens%20homepage%20materials/Gilens%20and%20Page/Gilens%20and%20Page%202014-Testing%20Theories%203-7-14.pdf