Enough With the Masks Already!
Enough With the Masks Already!
Technocratic approaches to political problems often make things worse.
Published on: Oct 22, 2021  

Damir and Shadi talk about health security theater during this latest phase of the pandemic, before going on to discuss how technocratic approaches tend to worsen and exacerbate polarization in democratic societies. Also: can anyone make a moral case for democracy without recourse to God?

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