NH State Rep. Sherry Frost uses social media to engage in political activity but limits access. In other words, she blocks people. The last time I checked, it was bad when a Republican did that. And it matters, so let’s add some context.
Alternative title 1: Community above the Individual Alternative title 2: the government has made us all our brothers’ keepers. That is a political philosophy called Communitarianism. The short definition is a feeling of community but on steroids with the control clamps being brought out of the secret drawers.
Will the pandemic bring back bartering? The short and to the point answer is: it never went away. Our economic systems started with it and it has continued to this day: two people eyeing what the other person has, figuring out the relative values of each thing, and then trying to do a swap of …