Culture Jun 15, 2021

What question would Einstein have asked, if he had an hour to formulate the right question?

I Would Spend 55 Minutes Defining the Problem and then Five Minutes Solving It – Quote Investigator

What if the Queen had no power? What if money had no value? What if land could not be owned, that borders were meaningless? What if fame was a fiction people told each other about who matters and who does not? What if corporations were wasting people’s time and energy on working to destroy all living things on the Earth?

What would people do differently if all these things were true?

That is the question of our time.

The dominoes are falling. The house of cards is collapsing. The questions are piling up, but who has any answers?

The Secret IRS Files: Trove of Never-Before-Seen Records Reveal How the Wealthiest Avoid Income Tax
ProPublica has obtained a vast cache of IRS information showing how billionaires like Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Warren Buffett pay little in income tax compared to their massive wealth — sometimes, even nothing.
Why Billionaires Pay So Little Tax
Leaked documents have reignited a long-simmering debate: Why are the ultrawealthy taxed so differently from those who earn far less?

What if the prisons that most effectively constrain human behaviour and potential are in the mind?

What Does Weber’s Iron Cage Have to Do With Climate Change?
Max Weber’s concept of the iron cage is even more relevant today than when he first wrote about it in 1905. What it is and why it matters.

When we realize we have been playing a game where the cards have been stacked against us, how do we respond? When things go wrong, how do we recover?

Resilience is the ability to get back up again after a fall. Resilience is how we learn to walk. Resilience is how we learn from our mistakes and grow—and isn’t that what life is about?

What is Resilience?
What is resilience? Through our observations of natural, living systems, humans have been learning about the evolutionary adaptations of community, collaboration, and cooperation.

Don’t be afraid. Life finds a way. Love never fails.


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