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William Gibson’s “Pattern Recognition” Jun 29, 2013

I recently finished reading William Gibson’s novel, Pattern Recognition.  Published in 2003, it’s a prescient social critique of surveillance marketing, the post-9/11 security state, and the uncomfortable blurring of the two.  While reviews of the book when it came out apparently fretted … Continue reading

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For Your MLK, Jr. Day Reading List Jan 17, 2011

Martin Luther King, Jr. never actually got the chance to write an autobiography, but his writings were collected and assembled into one by Clayborne Carson at the behest of King’s family.  The result is an anthology of amazing depth that … Continue reading

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