Liars & Outliers explores some of the deeper principles on which social health depends. The subtitle of the book conveys the main theme: “Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive.” It is a systematic assessment of the conditions that allow people to assume the best rather than the worst from the others they encounter during the day.
|By: James Fallows Sunday June 17, 2012 1:59 pm|
|By: Bruce Schneier Sunday May 20, 2012 1:59 pm|
For most of us, the TSA is our only contact with the “war on terror.”
|By: emptywheel Monday December 27, 2010 7:00 am|
The Electronic Privacy Information Center has been suing the Department of Homeland Security because it refused to engage in the public rule-making process before it adopted RapeAScan machines as part of the primary screening at airports. DHS responded to EPIC’s suit the other day. While I think their response will be largely successful as written, [...]