Mo Dhaliwal

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'Following Your Passion' Is Dead - Here's What To Replace It With

When someone in your life is asking the important “What should I do with my life?” question – have you ever told them “<i>Just follow your passion”</i>?<p>If so, please stop doing that. Yes, completely, and forever. Because it’s garbage advice. Among the worst out there, right next to the original food …

Self-improvement

Is symbolic politics an impediment to economic equality?

The politics of representation are mostly symbolic. In Canada, we have seen over the past two years such a politics of representation at work in the …

The gorgeous Studio Ghibli-style art of Ni No Kuni II

From the game to your wall<p>A large part of the appeal of the <i>Ni No Kun</i>i series is how the games look: it’s like you’re wandering around inside a lush Studio Ghibli animated film while playing a fantastical role-playing game. That was certainly true of the recent <i>Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom</i> — this …

Good news at last: the world isn’t as horrific as you think | Hans Rosling

Things are bad, and it feels like they are getting worse, right? War, violence, natural disasters, corruption. The rich are getting richer and the …

Gender

The demise of the nation state

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<p>What is happening to national politics? Every day in the US, events further exceed the imaginations of absurdist novelists and …

Civil Rights

Prince Wrote About Women in a Way That Most Contemporary Male Artists Still Can't

Women usually exist in men’s songs as passive objects, which is to not exist at all. With Prince, they were addressed with awe and empathy.<p>When I heard that Prince had passed away, it was the first time the death of a celebrity hit me in a real and immediate way. There was disbelief, followed by …

The Psychological Link Between Trauma And Work Addiction

‘The success addict needs constant validation.’<p><i>by</i><p>, Senior writer at Thrive Global covering the brain and social sciences.<p>Addiction is usually thought …

The Salvador Dalí Paintings That Went Up In Flames

Art by Rubens, Hals, Titian, and Turner were all lost in a 1956 house fire suffered by impresario Billy Rose–as well as the extremely storied 'Seven …

Turns out Steve Bannon’s favorite novel is very, very racist

And the rest of the week’s best writing on books and related topics.<p>Welcome to the weekly Vox book links roundup, a curated collection of the internet’s best writing on books and related subjects. Here’s the best the web has to offer for the week of February 4, 2018.<p>At the Paris Review’s blog, Zan …

Books