10 min read · Sep 12th · Glance at Jessica Alix Hesser’s Instagram page and you may feel a little like you’ve just opened up a pamphlet for a meditation retreat. Amid photos of lagoons and a waterfall, Hesser (eyes closed,…
7 min read · Jun 10th · Three skills to help you figure out who — and what — to trust.
Only by trusting what we see, hear, and read can we navigate our lives and stay grounded in reality,
“Research” isn’t data. So whenever you hear someone say “My research shows…” your critical thinking hackles should rise
Your trust is your most precious possession. When you choose to give it to someone, this connection between you and them becomes both your lifeline and your compass – it pulls you forward and steers your course.
4 min read · Jun 15th · It is a public-health problem, not a security issue.
response to the 2019 Christchurch terror attacks that killed 51 Muslim worshippers, the New Zealand government instituted a sweeping set of investments in education and research that links preventing extremism with improving equity.
new mindset is not impossible, though. After a white supremacist murdered77 people in Norway 10 years ago, the Norwegian government launched a national action plan to counter radicalization and extremism that engages nine different ministries, including those charged with education, social inclusion, labor, social services, and health
8 min read · Jul 15th · The notion of coronavirus vaccines as unnecessary or harmful — or a government plot — is increasingly embraced by Trump supporters, complicating Biden’s push to boost the public’s immunity before autumn.
20+ min read · 2020-08-21 · Abstract: The QAnon conspiracy theory, which emerged in 2017, has quickly risen to prominence in the United States. A survey of cases of individuals who have allegedly or apparently been radicalized…
~19 min read · From 2018 · I usually write about conspiracy theories, not for conspiracy theorists. This one is different. This is a piece for people who have been part of the Q Anon movement. Specifically, the people who ar…