We haven’t had a good, solid think piece around here for a while. I’m working on a small one that I hope to blog between now and the end of the year.
Then this morning, David Gross dropped this great one into my email box. This is long, but seriously worth reading (as is the essay on which it’s based). Gross does a contemporary riff on Vaclav Havel’s 1978 essay on dissidents (of which Havel was a notable example): “The Power of the Powerless.”