The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: New Technologies of Biopower

Simon Elmer discusses the move from the juridical framework, by which we were ruled for two years by coronavirus-justified regulations, to the regulatory mechanisms of biopower being imposed now, with specific emphasis on Digital Identity, Central Bank Digital Currency, the* United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and the World Health Organization’s Pandemic Treaty.

The Covid event has revealed that it was about more than just public health and the political, economic and societal aspects of the response are of far greater significance than the virus itself. There remains a continued drive toward the transformation of our societies in ways that threaten democracy and our existing ways of life.