You may have heard of the dichotomy drawn between ‘high decouplers’ and ‘low decouplers’. High decouplers are people who are able to isolate an idea from its context: as Tom Chivers writes, they can perform a ritual of ‘If we accept X, then we might think Y’, and then explore the…
I was diagnosed with ADHD when I was 19, in December 2016. The point at which it occurred to me that I might have ADHD was when I realised that my exams…
If you’ve listened to any Jordan Peterson, you may have heard him bring up the Gender Equality Paradox: countries with higher levels of gender equality…
Rob Henderson’s essay ‘Luxury beliefs are the latest status symbol for rich Americans’ made waves when it was published in The New York Post back in…
Sam Bowman is the co-founder and editor of Works in Progress, and a prominent Neoliberal who wrote ‘A neoliberal agenda for the 2020s’. He was kind…
[Note: If you have a degree in maths or statistics or economics, some of this might be ill informed. Forgive me, I’m a political science graduate just…
This study showing that fears that young men are having less sex could be unfounded. This incredible photo of a 2-headed dog created by a Soviet…
I think that lots of advice given is bad - it isn’t practical, it isn’t insightful, and it is often something that is amazingly obvious to the person…
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