The Truth Shall Set Us Free

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The Truth Shall Set Us Free

Marie Daouda | Engelsberg Ideas

'What do you really want? This question calls for a level of disclosure with which few are comfortable, because it opens a field of possibilities one might fear to face'

Modern culture has left us ever more isolated and lonely but promises absolute liberty to pursue our desires. (10 minute read)

Visualized: The World’s Population at 8 Billion

Nick Routley | Visual Capitalist

'In just 48 years, the world population has doubled in size, jumping from four to eight billion'

At some point in late 2022, the eight billionth human being will enter the world, ushering in a new milestone for humanity. (5 minute read)

UK Defies Climate Warnings With New Oil And Gas Licences

Jonah Fisher | BBC Climate

'Putin's illegal invasion of Ukraine means it is now more important than ever that we make the most of sovereign energy resources'

Nearly 900 locations are being offered for exploration, with as many as 100 licences set to be awarded. (3 minute read)

Yes, ‘Financial Infidelity’ Is a Form of Cheating

Erica Sloan | Well + Good

'Withholding key financial details from a partner can be a form of infidelity, similar to physical or emotional cheating for the ways in which it misleads a partner about your overall commitment to the relationship'

Whether or not you’ve chosen to merge your finances with a partner, your financial situation will likely affect your relationship. (7 minute read)

The Burnout Crisis in Pink-Collar Work

Isabel Fattal | The Atlantic

'Jobs in pink-collar fields are very low-compensated. But the labor market is strong and the unemployment rate is low, which is giving people the chance to leave for other positions'

The teachers, nurses, and child-care workers who haven’t already left their jobs because of low pay and stress are hitting their limit. (5 minute read)

📺 Video: Why Everything Is On Sale: The Bullwhip Effect | WSJ | 5 Min

🎙Podcast: The Root Cause Of Disease That Nobody’s Talking About | Feel Better, Live More with Dr Rangan Chatterjee | 1 Hr 18 Min

In this conversation, Zach makes the case for a revolution in how we understand ourselves, our fellow humans, our healthcare and farming systems. This episode is a rollercoaster ride through biology, physics, philosophy, economics and environmentalism – all sprinkled with a good dose of inspiration.

Listen on: Spotify | Apple Podcasts

🤔 Wisdom: 'Always remember that to argue, and win, is to break down the reality of the person you are arguing against. It is painful to lose your reality, so be kind, even if you are right' - Haruki Murakami