On Politics and Power
"Whether you use bullets or ballots, you've got to aim well; don't strike at the puppet, strike the puppeteer.”
Malcolm X, The Autobiography of Malcolm X.
Without people, there is no power. This collection is about those people, the puppeteers, and the power that flows between.
In this collection:
August 5, 2015 by Dorian Minors
Conversation is obviously a source of intimacy. But you mightn't expect it to be one of the predominant sources. Often we consider intimacy as a function of physical closeness. But intimicy is about relational closeness in any form. And conversation is an extremely powerful way to generate it.Read more...
February 3, 2015 by Dorian Minors
Emotions motivate us to act. They perform a regulatory function, in guiding us how to respond to something. In this article, we talk about three key negative emotions, why they are so different and just what they're motivating us to do.Read more...
July 29, 2014 by Dorian Minors
From our friends to our lovers, there are always imbalances in a relationship. William Schutz has a theory about why. He breaks it down into three things that determine how you pick your social networks, how well you click with people and whether or not things fall apart.Read more...