About

Scire Populum et Potentiam is my commentary blog on current events, geopolitics, and people’s movements.  The title is Latin for “know the people and power.”

A great contribution.
Fine work, badly needed,
these days more than ever.

–Noam Chomsky, Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institue of Technology, September 2017

People will find
an interesting and
eclectic mix of
topics and approaches
at Scire Populum et
Potentiam. A visit
will be worth the
time.

–Dean Baker, co-Director of the Center of Economic and Policy Research, September 2017

Neil P. Slagle is
eloquent and has a
unique systems-level
insight into the
accumulation of power.
[...] Please consider
taking a look at his
vital and growing body
of reporting and
analysis[.]

–George Polisner,  Director of Civic Works, October 2017

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Slagle, NP. "Article Name," Scire Populum Et Potentiam2017.

It should be clear, but my articles represent my own opinions, and are not necessarily representative of any corporation for whom I’ve worked.