Bakari

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How Much Money Do You Save by Cooking at Home?

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How to More Quickly Trigger Popular Mac Keyboard Shortcuts

As the Cult of Mac and other websites recommend, there are Mac keyboard shortcuts you should know and use. But if you want to be a Mac power user and …

How I Use SaneBox and Automation With Apple Mail

Since I started using SaneBox a few months ago, hardly a day goes by that I don’t empty my inbox and manage emails better. Managing my inbox has …

How to Use Keyboard Maestro to Automate ScreenFlow and Other Applications

If you want to get more done in applications that you use on a regular basis, I highly recommend that you use Keyboard Maestro to automate tasks that …

Automatically Manage Your Desktop and Files With Declutter

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What Made Marxism So Deadly?

Brad DeLong points me to Noah Smith, who uses the occasion of Karl Marx’s 200th birthday to muse about the many, many failings of real-world …

The Definitive Guide on How to Manage Your Money

Take control of your money before it takes control of you.<p>Nobody teaches you how to manage your money in school. And once you get your first job and …

12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

The 12 Best Productivity Books of 2017

We’ve rounded up this year’s 12 best productivity books, filled with tips you can use today, to help make 2018 your most successful year ever.

55 Happy Books Proven To Boost Your Mood​

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>4 Breast Cancer Symptoms That Aren't a Lump<p>2<p>How to Buy the Best Ancestry DNA Test Kit for You<p>3<p>The 50 Healthiest Foods For Women<p>4<p>8 Most Effective Exercises For Weight Loss<p>5<p>Think You Know How to Do CPR? You Might Be Wrong<p>Being a bookworm can make you as happy as receiving a raise. …

Is Capitalism a Threat to Democracy?

The idea that authoritarianism attracts workers harmed by the free market, which emerged when the Nazis were in power, has been making a comeback.<p>In London, in the nineteen-thirties, the émigré Hungarian intellectual Karl Polanyi was known among his friends as “the apocalyptic chap.” His gloom was …

5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street-occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

What are Self-employment Taxes and How Much Do You Have to Pay?

If you own your own business and you haven't incorporated, you're self-employed, and this means you must pay self-employment taxes. These are taxes …

50 Personal Finance Habits Everyone Should Follow

Start by spending less than you earn every month.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that</i> …

Why You Should Listen to Money Podcasts

"Your personal finance is so much more than what's in your bank account — it's what you feel about money," says Meghaan Lurtz, president-elect of the …

Personal Finance

10 Books About Race To Read Instead Of Asking A Person Of Color To Explain Things To You

In today's current political and cultural climate, it's crucial that everyday Americans are engaging in important conversations about race, bias, …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

5 Reasons You Should Write On Medium, Even If You Have A Personal Blog

Medium is a platform of self-discovery for newbies<p>I had the hardest time writing for my blog. Even worse was guest pitching big name sites to write …

America Is Not a Democracy

How the United States lost the faith of its citizens—and what it can do to win them back<p>For years, the residents of Oxford, Massachusetts, seethed with anger at the company that controlled the local water supply. The company, locals complained, charged inflated prices and provided terrible service. …

11 Smart Personal Finance Blogs You Should Read This Year

Blogs your checking account will approve of.<p>Even though I'm a financial planner, I still pay close attention to the financial advice and opinions of the smartest money experts all over the web. Why? Because no matter how money-savvy you are, there's always something more you can learn.<p>If you're …

15 Nonfiction Books You Need To Read, According To People On Reddit

The next time you're looking for book recommendations, hop on Reddit. The "front page of the Internet" has some great communities where readers can …

Is Harriet Jacobs The Black Anne Frank?

Some have compared the trials of former slave Harriet Jacobs to those of Anne Frank. Both deserve their own stories be told.<p>Is calling Harriet Ann …

These beautiful, terrifying maps show how hot we'll get in 2090

It’s easy to be apathetic about rising global temperatures, but difficult when you imagine your own future backyard.<p>There are lots of terrible things about climate change. Birds will go extinct. Bits of Florida will be swallowed up by the sea. Coffee will taste worse. But let’s be honest: we are a …

Climate Change

My 10 Favorite Mac Applications and Updates for 2017

2017 was a good year for using productive applications that helped me get my various jobs and tasks completed. I look forward to writing and sharing …

Apps

BitchReads: The 30 Most Anticipated Nonfiction Books of 2018

bitchreadsEvette DionneNonfiction deepens our individual and collective understanding of the human experience. Whether it’s learning about the last …

Books

How to Respark Your Passion For Photography

Passion: the ring finger for the PHOTOGRAPHERS HAND.To succeed as a modern photographer, you need PASSION.First of all, what is passion in the …

A Canadian Doctor Explains How Her Country's Single-Payer Health Care System Works

The idea of a single-payer health care system is getting some renewed attention in the United States as Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and some Democrats are advocating for it.<p>Sanders' "Medicare for All" bill was co-sponsored by 16 Democrats, including Kamala Harris, D-Calif., Elizabeth Warren, …

The Ugly Consequences of Single-Payer Health Care

The late, great Nobel laureate economist Milton Friedman said it best: “There’s no such thing as a free lunch.”<p>Friedman’s pithy proverb reminds us …

Health Care

Why Are We Still Teaching 'To Kill a Mockingbird' in Schools?

A Mississippi School Board sparked outrage this month when it voted to cut "To Kill a Mockingbird" from eighth-grade reading lists in Biloxi. The issue? Some people complained that the book’s language made them uncomfortable.<p>While the backlash was swift, those who blindly defend "Mockingbird" are …