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After El Paso

After El Paso

This week: a reading list after El Paso, thinking on your feet, the South Korean nightmare, and when gender reveal parties go wrong.

Tales from the tech war

Tales from the tech war

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: stereotyping Pacific peoples, our feminising workforce, losing Louisiana and ducking philosophical bouncers.

End game

End game

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: the arena shrinks on gaming, America's opioid crisis, Indigenous remains returned, and Graves rolls in his grave.

‘The Good War’

‘The Good War’

Welcome to Side View -- a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: bombs over the Pacific, randomised public policy trials, and putting Schrodinger in his box.

Ten years, $22 trillion and 400,000 thinkpieces

Ten years, $22 trillion and 400,000 thinkpieces

Welcome to Side View -- a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: high-speed Geiger counters, Wendell Willkie, and when the answer is "no I'm not OK".

Libspill recovery

Libspill recovery

Welcome to Side View -- a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: post-spill binge-watching, never bring a paradigm to an ashtray fight, and a rising sea level doesn't lift all property prices.

Digital apocalypse now

Digital apocalypse now

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: we're all completely shallow, Christians at the gates of Vienna, and why is Silicon Valley planning for the end of the world?

Do we really need Sacha Baron Cohen back?

Do we really need Sacha Baron Cohen back?

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: the latest declarations of the death of liberalism, "purity" on the internet, plus Indigenous women who should be in the history books.

Side View: demolishing America’s worst McMansions

Side View: demolishing America’s worst McMansions

Welcome to Side View -- a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: irrational consumer rage, another warning against autonomous cars, and where fine china goes when it has broken the law.

Side View: Being Steve Smith

Side View: Being Steve Smith

Welcome to Side View — a curated guide to new and overlooked content on politics, policy, and public affairs. This week: urban design after the cartel drug wars, the insularity of Australian cricket, and some advice on bringing back dinosaurs (don't do it).