Khakis & Leather

Geopolitics, Macroeconomics, Technocracy and Global Governance from an African perspective. Fascinated about our "new normal" Artificial Intelligence world.
Created 27 May 2020
  • Enter the metaverse
    02 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    Sorry for serving your porridge cold today. It will be a busy week trying to sort out immigration papers so bear with me as this week entries might come at odd times and probably will not be my finest...
  • Never "meta" billionaire
    01 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Before we actually start to exist in virtual reality, we are witnessing Billionaires propose of out of earth ideas and projects. An example would be an out of touch Jeff Bezos’ who announced his Blue ...
  • Fighting insecurity
    29 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    I was having a chat with a friend earlier in the week and we got in the dreaded zone of past relationships and naming the baggage we carry. The topic of insecurity came up when trying to understand wh...
  • East vs West
    28 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    When comparing leaders of nations across the world, one would be making a mistake not to mention President Vladimir Putin as one to look up to in these perilous times. I would be doing a disservice to...
  • Hyperinflation is here to stay
    27 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    I would be missing out on getting in line to opine since Jack Dorsey sent the twitter sphere and the web into a tail spin since last week and continuing into this week. Numerous public figures and eco...
  • Thin line between privacy and security
    26 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Family and friends have questioned why I refuse to use WhatsApp or Instagram or Facebook or LinkedIn. They claim that is weird but I chuckle to myself knowing that I am better off keeping details of m...
  • MAD World
    25 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Notable events occurring in the previous week. From jaw dropping news to what we saw coming. First, we had China test launch hypersonic missiles that left the US intelligence services aghast. The same...
  • From one identity to the other..
    22 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    While reading the Default Friend’s article on Identities and it got me thinking regarding mine, as to which I lean more to and which I display to people. This is something I have been ruminating on fo...
  • From Local to Global
    21 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Many people are not aware that we live in an age of global governance. Although, many are cognizant that we live in a globalized, interconnected, dependent world but we all tend to be focused on the n...
  • "You will own nothing and be happy"
    20 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Am guessing by now many of us have heard of the Pandora papers scandal. Revelations from about 12 million leaked confidential financial records have highlighted the hidden wealth of prominent people a...
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