21 Lessons for the 21 Century

"Humans think in stories rather than in facts, numbers, or equations, and the simpler the story, the better." — Yuval Noah Harari, 21 Lessons for the 21 Century 21 Lessons for the 21 Century is the newest work of best-selling author Yuval Noah Harari, first published just few weeks ago. We learned about the past [...]

Kim Kardashian

She continues to lark about as cameraman starts to walk away. "Excuse me, are you leaving?" I'm Kim Kardashian. I'm the dopest of the ropest person in this class. I'm dope on a rope. When someone off camera interrupts, define "dope", Kim, she answers "Dope is Kim". / Kim Kardashian, 5th grade Sean Smith's biography [...]

A First-Rate Madness: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness

"Was Hitler mad?" "Corollary questions are: Were Nazi leaders mentally ill? Was the German nation, as a whole, deranged?" ― S. Nassir Ghaemi, A First-Rate Madness: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness At  First- Rate Madness is a book by  Dr. Nassir Ghaemi. It was first published in 2011 and as the title suggests, the book [...]

The 33 Strategies of War

“Do not fight them. Instead think of them the way you think of children, or pets, not important enough to affect your mental balance” ― Robert Greene, The 33 Strategies of War The 33 Strategies of War is a 2006 book written by American author Robert Greene It is a book that describes war tactics... in [...]

Mao: The Unknown Story

"We the Chinese nation have the spirit to fight the enemy to the last drop of our blood, the determination to recover our lost territory by our own efforts, and the ability to stand on our own feet in the family of nations." /Mao Zedong Mao: The Unknown Story is a 2005 biography of Chinese Communist [...]