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Mike Gastin, strategist, creator, and communicator

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We’re Getting Stupider, According to the Science

Worldwide IQs are dropping, and have been since the 1970s. The reason why might surprise you … Read More

Recent Podcast Episodes

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The Currency 127: Voegelin on Representation

Mike GastinJan 24, 20231 min read

This is the first in a multi-part series on Eric Voegelin’s groundbreaking work, “The New Science of Politics”. In it…