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Altruism 2.0: How to Do 1,000 Times More Good by Donating Effectively

Effective Altruism is a movement that is radically re-imagining what it means to be an altruist.

Jordan Bates

The Inadequacy of Mass Education & the Case for Autodidacticism

Why you should educate yourself rather than rely on the school system.

Jordan Bates

The Daredevil Technique: How to Master Your Emotional Hypersensitivity

Daredevil's hypersensitivity can be seen as a symbol of emotional sensitivity. But we can use the same method he uses to not get overwhelmed by our emotions.

The Pop Mythologist

25 Magical Time Hacks to Conjure 25-Hour Days

25 deceptively simple ways to hack productivity and birth extra hours like a time wizard.

Leo Babauta

New Year, New YOU: A Story of How My Leap of Faith Resulted in a Magical Night to Start 2016

It's a new year, and that means it's an ideal opportunity to become a new YOU. This story will quickly illustrate how to unlock a bold new self in 2016.

Jordan Lejuwaan

7 Zen Stories That Might Just Give You a Glimpse of Enlightenment

Whether you're new to Zen or a devotee, these stories will be funny, interesting, and instructive.

Jordan Bates

How To Recognize Your Inner Idiot

How to find and kill your inner idiot! Check out this hilarious post from Julien Smith, a 3-time NYT-bestselling author, on the dumb things modern humans do.

Julien Smith

Everyone Should Read This Profound Life Advice From A Person With Terminal Cancer

In the face of death, this man is seeing things clearly and wants to tell you what he thinks life is about.

Jordan Bates

How *Your* Spiritual Growth Is Shaping Human Evolution

How you engage in self-development will ultimately shape the future of the human race.

Steve Taylor

Slighted: 6 Ways to Defend Against Invisible Insults, Passive Aggression & Rudeness

Sometimes being "slighted" can be more damaging than an explicit insult. Here's what to do when this happens:

Steve Taylor