Nightcap

  1. Ravenna: where classical Rome, Byzantium and Christianity met Ian Thomson, Spectator
  2. ‘Cultural appropriation’ is American cultural imperialism Douglas Murray, UnHerd
  3. Will Eastern Mediterranean tensions matter if there is no war? Peter Henne, Duck of Minerva
  4. Bolivia: a tale of two countries Maëlle Mariette, Le monde diplomatique

Nightcap

  1. China’s cultural appropriations Hawkins & Wasserstrom, Aeon
  2. Why does population density matter? Branko Milanovic, globalinequality
  3. An ethnography of globalization, Thai-style TF Rhoden, Asian Review of Books
  4. Why communities decline Wilfred McClay, Modern Age

Nightcap

  1. The ideas of Harold Demsetz, 1930-2019 Thomas Hubbard, VoxEU
  2. A golden moment in the Golden State? David Schleicher, Niskanen
  3. Ethiopia’s Tewahedo churches (incredible photos!) Alison Abbott, Nature
  4. In defense of cultural appropriation Graham Daseler, American Conservative

Nightcap

  1. The Polity is libertarian space opera done right Neal Asher (interview), Wired
  2. Cultural appropriation and the children of Shōgun Kevin Mims, Quillette
  3. Valuing differences and reinforcing them: Multiculturalism increases race essentialism Wilton, Apfelbaum, and Good, Social Psychological and Personality Science
  4. The forgotten success of Skylab Rick Brownell, Historiat