We No Longer Expect Privacy. You Can Change That.

We No Longer Expect Privacy. You Can Change That.

Here’s a way for you to make a difference.Dec. 3, 2019Dave Eggers in 2018. In an interview with Vox, Eggers said “We’ve evolved to the point where our ideas of privacy have evolved or our value of it is almost completely gone.”Credit…Stephen J. Cohen/Getty ImagesSince the start of the Privacy Project, the most common response…

The 20th-Century Obelisk

The 20th-Century Obelisk

Amid all the imperial aspiration, wooly-minded New Age mythologizing, and pure unadulterated commerce, the obelisk stands tall.Left: Place de la Concorde. Number 6 in the series Curiosités Parisiennes, early 20th century. Postcard; offset lithography. Courtesy Leonard A. Lauder. Right: Monolite Mussolini Dux, via Wikimedia Commons By: Brian A. Curran, Anthony Grafton, Pamela O. Long, and Benjamin…

Daniel Adams To Direct ‘The Walk’; Jeremy Breslau Helming ‘Serpens’; Tomas Leach Boards ‘Flight Rules’

Daniel Adams To Direct ‘The Walk’; Jeremy Breslau Helming ‘Serpens’; Tomas Leach Boards ‘Flight Rules’

The Ledge producer Michael Mailer has teamed with Hank Blumenthal (In the Soup, The Mouse) to produce an inspired-by-true-events period drama, The Walk, with Daniel Adams attached to direct from a script he co-wrote with George Powell. The screenplay was originated by Powell, a former drug dealer whom Adams discovered while he was incarcerated. Upon…