Reclaiming “Carpe Diem” (Prospect Magazine)

"The spirit of carpe diem has been hijacked. It’s been hijacked by consumer culture, which encourages Black Friday shopping sprees and the instant hit of one-click online buying." // Krznaric, R. (2017). Prospect Magazine. https://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/philosophy/reclaiming-carpe-diem

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Accelerationism: how a fringe philosophy predicted the future we live in (The Guardian)

"The world is changing at dizzying speed – but for some thinkers, not fast enough. Is accelerationism a dangerous idea or does it speak to our troubled times?" // Beckett, A. (2017). The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/may/11/accelerationism-how-a-fringe-philosophy-predicted-the-future-we-live-in