Interview Recommendation – Journalist John Donnelly speaks about how missionaries in Africa “may sometimes miss the mark” [6:56]

Link to interview/transcript This is a controversial topic, and I am in no way trying to undermine anyone's efforts in trying to help people. However, I went into this interview with an open mind, and I thought writer and journalist John Donnelly was quite insightful while maintaining respect for religious organizations. Donnelly discusses some of… Continue reading Interview Recommendation – Journalist John Donnelly speaks about how missionaries in Africa “may sometimes miss the mark” [6:56]

Recommended Lecture: President Ólafur Grímsson of Iceland discusses resilience, a major economic crisis, and clean energy in “Iceland Bounces Back” [22:32]

Here is a link to the lecture. The bulk of it starts 3:50 minutes in, if you want to skip the filler in the beginning. Despite a name reminiscent of Disney movie villians, former President Grimsson seems like a kind, intelligent man, and this lecture is exceptionally interesting and important. In 2008, there was a massive… Continue reading Recommended Lecture: President Ólafur Grímsson of Iceland discusses resilience, a major economic crisis, and clean energy in “Iceland Bounces Back” [22:32]