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Mind & Philosophy

What We Owe to Each Other

T. M. Scanlon

Moral philosopher and Harvard professor T.M. Scanlon explains how we make moral judgments and why we're so motivated by them.

Business

What You Do Is Who You Are

Ben Horowitz

Venture capitalist Ben Horowitz analyzes what works and what doesn't in building and maintaining a healthy workplace culture.

Culture & Society

What's the T?

Juno Dawson

In this informative, accessible guide for young teenagers and their guardians, author and activist Juno Dawson draws on her experience as a trans woman to explore different gender identities and what it is like to be transgender in modern society.

Health & Fitness
Personal Growth
Career & Success
Culture & Society
Parenting & Relationships
Biographies
Mind & Philosophy

When Breath Becomes Air

Paul Kalanithi, Abraham Verghese

When Breath Becomes Air helps you see what's really important by diving into Paul Kalanithi's life of loving neuroscience, literature, meaning, and his family that ended from cancer in his mid-thirties.

Parenting & Relationships

When Did Marriage Become So Hard?

Hidden Brain, Shankar Vedantam

This February 2018 episode of Hidden Brain sheds light on why it is so difficult to be satisfied in modern marriages and how we can better navigate our long-term romantic relationships.

Culture & Society
History

When It Was Just a Game

Harvey Frommer

Long-time sports historian Harvey Frommer chronicles the first World Championship Game between the NFL and AFL, which would later become the Super Bowl.

Personal Growth
Mind & Philosophy

When the Body Says No

Gabor Maté M.D.

When The Body Says No unravels the inner workings of the mind-body connection so you can hone in on your instincts and improve your health.

Personal Growth
Health & Fitness
Mind & Philosophy
Religion & Spirituality

When Things Fall Apart

Pema Chödrön

When Things Fall Apart gives you the confidence to make it through life's inevitable setbacks by sharing ideas and strategies like mindfulness to grow your resilience and come out on top.

Culture & Society
Mind & Philosophy

When We Cease to Understand the World

Labatut Benjamin

A book about the bounds of the human imagination, centering on some of the most influential scientific theorems and thinkers of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Culture & Society
Biographies

When We Rise

Cleve Jones

American LGBTQ+ activist and founder of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation Cleve Jones recounts his early life, coming out, and involvement in the gay rights movement.

History

When Women Ruled the World

Kara Cooney

Egyptologist Kara Cooney examines the lives of six female pharaohs in ancient Egypt, shedding light on the relationship between women and power in history and today.

Personal Growth
Business

When: the Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

Daniel H. Pink

When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing breaks down the science of time so you can stop guessing and pick the best times to work, eat, sleep, have your coffee, and even quit your job.

Science & Environment
Religion & Spirituality
Culture & Society

Where the Conflict Really Lies

Alvin Plantinga

Published in 2011, Where The Conflict Really Lies is a tightly reasoned philosophical argument that suggests monotheistic religion and science are deeply compatible, and that a scientific worldview need not exclude spiritual explanations.

Culture & Society

Where to Invade Next

Michael Moore

In this semi-satirical documentary, Michael Moore 'invades' Europe, hunting down socially progressive policies to take back to his ailing home of the United States.

Technology & the Future

Where Will Man Take Us?

Atul Jalan

This future-oriented book examines how technology will not merely assist humans but also radically change how humanity itself is defined.

Biographies
Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Business
Culture & Society

Where You Are Is Not Who You Are

Ursula Burns

Where You Are Is Not Who You Are is the fascinating memoir of America's first Black woman to head a Fortune 500 company as CEO.

Culture & Society

White Fragility

Robin DiAngelo

White Fragility helps to explain why it can be so difficult for white people to talk about racism, especially in the U.S., and how this understanding can encourage people to be kinder and fairer.

Business
Culture & Society

White Hot: The Rise & Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch

Alison Klayman

This Netflix documentary exposes the racist and exclusionary practices of Abercrombie & Fitch, the hottest clothing brand at the turn of the millennium.

Culture & Society
Science & Environment

Who Cares Wins

Lily Cole

In Who Cares Wins, actress and activist Lily Cole presents a comprehensive walkthrough of the problems the Earth faces today, highlighting changes that must be made both by individuals and the systems that govern our way of life.

Lifestyle
Culture & Society
Science & Environment

Who Made My Clothes?

University of Exeter, Fashion Revolution

This course from the University of Exeter explains the destructive labor practices used throughout the clothing industry, and the Fashion Revolution's global movement to stop them.

Culture & Society
History

Who Rules the World?

Noam Chomsky

Renowned academic and political activist Noam Chomsky examines the ways in which the U.S. still sets the terms of global discourse, often favoring military gain over the greater good.

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