Damir Marusic
Damir Marusic
Sailor. Swearer. Contrarian. Working on a book, and overdue on some essays.
The Hubris of Donald Rumsfeld
The Hubris of Donald Rumsfeld The reviled Secretary of Defense's bad decisions were our own.
July 02, 2021
Startup Culture and Democratic Minimalism, at Home and Abroad
Startup Culture and Democratic Minimalism, at Home and Abroad Or, why doesn't Europe have its own Silicon Valley?
June 20, 2021
The Diminishing Returns of American Exceptionalism
The Diminishing Returns of American Exceptionalism Moralizing during the Cold War yielded real benefits. Today, it may be much less of an asset.
June 18, 2021
Will Europe Become a Geopolitical Backwater?
Will Europe Become a Geopolitical Backwater? A trans-Atlantic episode on Europe's ongoing Covid nightmare and the Old World's reliance on the New.
June 17, 2021
Our Grievance-Fueled Politics
Our Grievance-Fueled Politics Do Donald Trump's core supporters and progressive activists have more in common than they think?
June 12, 2021
Nice Woke Parents
Nice Woke Parents Will rising crime and madness at schools end the woke movement?
June 10, 2021
How Liberal Triumphalism Breeds Passivity
How Liberal Triumphalism Breeds Passivity History is not progressive, and victory for our side is not assured.
June 04, 2021