As Liberal western democracy crumbles, exemplified by the demise of parliament in the UK, the reigning in of Macron in France and Germany’s slide into coalition pantomime; the internet domination... read more
Martin Eiermann is Editor-at-Large at The European. From 2010 to 2013, he served as the magazine’s Managing Editor and Assistant Editor-in-Chief. Martin studied history, political theory and sociology at Harvard University and at the London School of Economics. He currently resides in Berkeley, CA, where he is pursuing a PhD in political sociology. Follow him on TwitterLast updated on 05.10.2015
Jack Cohen occupies a peculiar position among scientists: In addition to his scholarly work, he has published several books in collaboration with the fantasy author Terry Pratchett. Cohen sat down with Martin Eiermann to discuss the link between science and science fiction, the nature of knowledge, and the decline of university education.
Most spontaneous and local protests are neither spontaneous nor local.