Category Archive for 'Health'

Review: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – “Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions”

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

My review of this short letter/manifesto. I give it 4/5.

David Foster Wallace on postmodernism: a video essay

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

I’ll just say this video is wondrous and lovely, and can be mind-expanding.

The Holocaust: Laurence Rees explains “Nazi logic” in racism

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

I strongly recommend reading this. It’s mainly from Laurence Rees’ brand-new book named “The Holocaust: A New History”, which is sublimely written by a master scholar.

People getting kidnapped (via Loretta Napoleoni)

Friday, February 10th, 2017

This is a collection of quotes that clearly display the folly of reasoning where some people are concerned: if you don’t research anything before going to a geographic area where you’re prone to get kidnapped, or if you think you’re Jason Bourne (which actually happened here, read up!), I mean, dear god…

Review: Matthew Desmond – “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

This book is one of the best non-fiction books of 2016 that I’ve read. I give it 4/5.