Unequal America: Ten insights on the state of economic opportunity


Unequal America: Ten insights on the state of economic opportunity Unequal America: Ten insights on the state of economic opportunityOpen interactive popup The inaugural McKinsey American Opportunity Survey spotlights Americans’ views on economic opportunity, the obstacles they face, and the path ahead to create a more inclusive economy.Save this article DOWNLOADS Open interactive popup Article (42 … Continue reading Unequal America: Ten insights on the state of economic opportunity

BrainPickings.org


This is the weekly email digest of the daily online journal Brain Pickings by Maria Popova. If you missed last week's edition — the unbearable lightness of being opaque to ourselves: Milan Kundera on storytelling; water and transcendence; trees, whales, and our digital future — you can catch up right here. If my labor of love enriches your … Continue reading BrainPickings.org

W.O.T.D.


WORD OF THE DAY Paroxysm PAR-ək-siz-əmPart of speech: nounOrigin: Old French, early 15th century 1A sudden attack or violent expression of a particular emotion or activity.   Examples of Paroxysm in a sentence "The opera singer broke into a paroxysm of song." "After the first paroxysms of grief passed, he was able to focus on important tasks." WORD OF THE DAY … Continue reading W.O.T.D.