Vital Signs

Chris Buskirk
What is and what can be
Created 01 Mar 2021
  • The Rebirth of the Family
    25 May 2021 • 6 min read • 5 5
    In high-trust societies things basically work, crime is generally low, business is easy to transact, and the tentpole institutions generally do what they’re supposed to do: families are strong and pro...
  • It Doesn't Have To Be This Way
    13 Mar 2021 • 9 min read • 4 9
    The high-speed train that connects Shanghai and Beijing covers the roughly 1,100 km in a bit over 4 hours. Jen Zhu Scott, the Hong Kong-based technologist pointed out that this is comparable to the 1,...
  • So, you want to win elections?
    04 Mar 2021 • 6 min read • 10 3
    Before I get to the heart of today’s letter let me welcome you to Vital Signs. I’ve put off starting this newsletter for about 6 months mostly due to a looming deadline for a book manuscript (which I ...
  • What is and what can be
    01 Mar 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
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