Essays in English

We write to taste life twice, in the moment, and in retrospection.
Anaïs Nin

Lost Notes on AfghanistanSeptember 23, 2021.
Why the West was never really bothered with the plight of the Afghans (despite all "news" to the contrary).

On the follies of the so-called Intellectual PropertyMay 2016.
Where I expand on the reasons why “intellectual property” is a very misleading name for copyright, patent, etc., law. And here is some follow-up discussion after a talk where I presented these ideas.