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Why Doesn’t America Have a National Museum of Slavery?

Upon arriving back home from Berlin, Germany I can’t stop wondering: Why isn’t there a Museum of American Slavery? Last Sunday, while at a...
Chris Castig
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A Visual Retelling of Bukowski at the Charleston International…

The Shoelace (2016) has been nominated for an award at the Charleston International Film Festival! The Shoelace is a short film (3 minutes) that I created as a visual retelling...
Chris Castig
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Shut up. Yes, you are influential.

I was having a conversation this last weekend, and got in an argument with someone who didn’t think they were influential. What? Everyone is...
Chris Castig
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The Social Good Book Series: Zero Waste Home by…

In Zero Waste Home, Bea Johnson shares the story of how she simplified her life by reducing her waste. Today, Bea, her husband, Scott,...
Chris Castig
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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...
Chris Castig
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Peter Singer Interview on The Life You Can Save

The Most Good You Can Do develops the challenges Singer has made, in the New York Times and Washington Post, to those who donate...
Chris Castig
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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...
Chris Castig
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The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly | Book Summary and…

Much of what will happen in the next thirty years is inevitable, driven by technological trends that are already in motion. In this fascinating,...
Chris Castig
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