Lyle Broom

Lyle Broom

'Factfulness'—A Review

'Factfulness'—A Review

A review of Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling, with Ola Rosling and Anna Rosling Rönnlund. Flatiron Books (April 2018) 352 pages.  With environmentalists predicting the end of the world like evangelists of doom,

Lyle Broom
Lyle Broom
The Trouble with Technocracy

The Trouble with Technocracy

Technocrats are the technical experts who help to lead industries. Considerable and constant success can launch a technocrat’s career into such lofty heights that they reach orbit (especially if said technocrat has ambitions which most of us share as kids). It creates an intelligent, wealthy, and powerful member of

Lyle Broom
Lyle Broom
Science / Tech