Neima Jahromi works on the editorial staff of The New Yorker. He writes about the intersection of culture, philosophy and politics. Born in Charlotte, North Carolina, he grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and graduated from Reed College in 2009. He was a fall 2010 intern at The Nation. You can follow him on twitter.
Is sensory deprivation an escape from or toward the fatigue and distractions of the digital life?
US drug reformers could learn a lot from Portugal’s successful decriminalization efforts.
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