November 8, 2011AsideEconomyinformation agenationspolitical theoryPublic PolicyshalaTakshashilavideo

How the Information Age is changing politics

What happens when radically networked societies confront hierarchically structured states?

This is an archived blog post from The Acorn.

Here’s a video recording of my talk at the Takshashila Shala in Chennai last Sunday. It doesn’t offer answers, but explores some of the questions that I’ve been thinking about.

Onto some levity. V Keshav, The Hindu’s editorial cartoonist, who spoke on cartooning and politics at the Shala, sketched this live when I was talking.

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