@BruceJia I'd say it was the other way around. So much of the "common good" was coopted that people defected on the larger collective in favor of the smaller one, i.e. abandon the nation for the family. It just happens that families are not a sustainable strategy in the current environment, so it goes down another level to individualism.

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Refactor Camp

Mastodon instance for attendees of Refactor Camp, and members of various online/offline groups that have grown out of it. Related local groups with varying levels of activity exist in the Bay Area, New York, Chicago, and Austin.

Kinda/sorta sponsored by the Ribbonfarm Blogamatic Universe.

If you already know a few people in this neck of the woods, try and pick a handle they'll recognize when you sign up. Please note that the registration confirmation email may end up in your spam folder, so check there. It should come from administrator Zach Faddis.