Social Lockdowns Have Revealed a Monster: The Self-Interested Individual

The self-interested individual (SID) doesn't care about anyone else but themselves

A social lockdown works when everyone doesn’t do all that much for a few months. The fact society is not mingling means the risk posed by a virus reduces as it…

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The self-interested individual (SID) doesn't care about anyone else but themselves

The ‘Age of Woke’: How Social Media Creates Facts Out of Myths

Social media has become a hothouse for misinformation to spread like wildfire, which can have dangerous consequences.

If you’ve reached this far, congratulations, you’re in a minority of people in terms of how you read the news. That’s because six out of ten people read the title of…

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Social media has become a hothouse for misinformation to spread like wildfire, which can have dangerous consequences.

Why Are Children Taught to Share When the World Is Selfish?

Life is ruthless, so why don't we prepare our children for what's to come?

It’s mine! No, It’s mine! We’ve all been there — seeing siblings fight over their favourite toy in a battle of wills. When one sibling wrenches the toy out of the clutches of…

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Life is ruthless, so why don't we prepare our children for what's to come?

Why Neoliberalism Is at the Heart of Americas Problems

Neoliberalism has a vice-like grip over America, and it won't let go

There is something desperately wrong in America that no presidential election will solve. Widespread protests in cities. Deep mistrust in the police force who kill unarmed people in the street. Armed…

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Neoliberalism has a vice-like grip over America, and it won't let go

Why are Psychopaths Successful in Business?

Psychopaths thrive in society, but what is it about our society that allows these rotten apples to do so?

One in five CEO’s is a psychopath, and many more have psychopathic tendencies. Our mental model of psychopaths is of murderous, morally corrupt, cruel individuals — outcasts who aren’t able to operate in…

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Psychopaths thrive in society, but what is it about our society that allows these rotten apples to do so?

Why do Rich People Hate Footballers?

The beautiful game is a great social leveller. No matter how much money you have, skill always shines through

Regardless of your social status, how much money you have, or where you live, anyone can kick a ball around. That’s what makes football so accessible. All you need is a…

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The beautiful game is a great social leveller. No matter how much money you have, skill always shines through