Quick links (#8)

An ominous signal from Li Ka-Shing.

Singapore’s demographic dilemma.

Guidance from the Dao, with signposts recent and less recent.

Oliver Stone calls for edgier Chinese cinema.

Architectural highlights of Expo history.


Interviews with the prophet of anti-accelerationism.

A True Detective reading list.

Biblical creationism and megastructure engineering.

A spectre is haunting America — the spectre of hashtag activism:

The need for Capitalism Studies.