Category: Good Reads

Hugo Awards by Year | The Hugo Awards

Hugo Awards by Year | The Hugo Awards

The links below give the Hugo Award finalists and winners for past years. Our site currently contains only lists of winners and finalists. We have provided links to external sites that provide addi… Source:...

Some Said They’d Flee Trump’s America. These People Actually Did. – The New York Times

Some Said They’d Flee Trump’s America. These People Actually Did. – The New York Times

Like modern-day von Trapps, minus the singing, families are climbing mountains and fording streams with nothing but backpacks and a Wi-Fi connection. Source: Some Said They’d Flee Trump’s America. These People Actually Did. –...

The Housing Crisis Extends Far Beyond ‘Superstar’ Cities – CityLab

The Housing Crisis Extends Far Beyond ‘Superstar’ Cities – CityLab

Scarce, unaffordable housing is not a local problem in a few places, but is baked into the 21st-century global city. It’s time for cities, nations, and global leaders to start acting like it. Source:...

The Art of Manliness | Men’s Interests and Lifestyle

The Art of Manliness | Men’s Interests and Lifestyle

The Art of Manliness is here to revive the lost art of manliness. We encourage men to be better husbands, fathers, brothers, citizens — a new generation of great men. Source: The Art of...

Why it’s as hard to escape an echo chamber as it is to flee a cult | Aeon Essays

Why it’s as hard to escape an echo chamber as it is to flee a cult | Aeon Essays

First you don’t hear other views. Then you can’t trust them. Your personal information network entraps you just like a cult Source: Why it’s as hard to escape an echo chamber as it is...

Dangerous, growing, yet unnoticed: the rise of America’s white gangs | Society | The Guardian

Dangerous, growing, yet unnoticed: the rise of America’s white gangs | Society | The Guardian

“Baby, because we have Jackson news, and there’s two-thirds black in Jackson,” he tells her. “White people do bad, too.” Source: Dangerous, growing, yet unnoticed: the rise of America’s white gangs | Society |...

The demise of the nation state | News | The Guardian

The demise of the nation state | News | The Guardian

After decades of globalisation, our political system has become obsolete – and spasms of resurgent nationalism are a sign of its irreversible decline. By Rana Dasgupta Source: The demise of the nation state |...

How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation | The Nation

How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation | The Nation

For adults and children alike, the process by which wireless radiation may cause cancer remains uncertain, but it is thought to be indirect. Wireless radiation has been shown to damage the blood-brain barrier, a...

Catapult | The Downside of Radical Honesty | Angela Chen

Catapult | The Downside of Radical Honesty | Angela Chen

Some advocate for always telling it like it is, but “radical honesty” is not necessarily the honest truth—and it does not affect everyone equally. Source: Catapult | The Downside of Radical Honesty | Angela...

For Two Months, I Got My News From Print Newspapers. Here’s What I Learned. – The New York Times

For Two Months, I Got My News From Print Newspapers. Here’s What I Learned. – The New York Times

What do you get for all that dough? News. That sounds obvious until you try it — and you realize how much of what you get online isn’t quite news, and more like a...