On Reading Haruki Murakami: What does it mean to…

An instant #1 New York Times Bestseller, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the remarkable story of a young man haunted...
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Peter Singer Inspires You to Do “The Most Good…

The Most Good You Can Do develops the challenges Singer has made, in the New York Times and Washington Post, to those who donate...
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14th Street PeopleWay: The Dream of a Car-free New…

I dream of a car-free New York City. Every night honking cars arrest me from sleep, and every day myself and millions of New Yorkers breathe...
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Book Summary: The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly

Much of what will happen in the next thirty years is inevitable, driven by technological trends that are already in motion. In this fascinating,...
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How to Make Anyone Happy

The bubbles of Bushwick are majestic. I’ve seen bubbles sailing off rooftops, I’ve seen bubbles swirling around my feet while standing in line for...
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Kevin Kelly on The Inevitable, 60s Counterculture, and How…

Much of what will happen in the next thirty years is inevitable, driven by technological trends that are already in motion. In this fascinating,...
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The Life You Can Save by Peter Singer

For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each...
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