Privacy and capitalism

That’s the theory Tim Wu advocates in a 2019 New York Times article. For him, privacy in the old days was the same as being rich. Peasants, slaves and serfs …

Rosanvallon and justice

A study of justice and the place of the judge. Pierre Rosanvallon analyzed the evolution of the place of the judge. You can listen to this conference online. Pierre Rosanvallon …

The secret, an ornament – Simmel

Georg Simmel, who died in 1918, is the author of a Sociology where he analyzes, among other things, the function of secrecy in esoteric societies. “Secrecy functions as an ornament …

Alcohol consumption in the world

The WHO studies the causes and consequences of alcohol consumption in the world according to countries. Data available in May 2022 indicate that alcohol is responsible for 5.3% of all …