James Clear’s Newsletter

“The most wisdom per word of any newsletter on the web.” 3-2-1: Leave room for the unexpected read on JAMESCLEAR.COM | SEPTEMBER 23, 2021 Happy 3-2-1 Thursday, Here are 3 ideas, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week... ​ ​ 3 Ideas From Me I. "The world rewards you for value provided, not time spent." (Share … Continue reading James Clear’s Newsletter

AUKUS, the Quad, and India’s Strategic Pivot

https://foreignpolicy.com/2021/09/23/india-modi-biden-aukus-quad-summit-geopolitics/?utm_source=PostUp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=36431&utm_term=Editors%20Picks%20OC&tpcc=36431 As Joe Biden and Narendra Modi meet in Washington, the business of balancing China enters a serious phase. By C. Raja Mohan, the director of the National University of Singapore’s Institute of South Asian Studies.

Don’t Underestimate the AUKUS Rift With France

Paris doesn’t speak for Europe, but it can disrupt transatlantic ties. By Heather A. Conley, the senior vice president for Europe at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and Michael J. Green, the senior vice president for Asia at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and a professor at Georgetown University. https://foreignpolicy.com/2021/09/22/aukus-france-biden-europe-allies/?utm_source=PostUp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=36431&utm_term=Editors%20Picks%20OC&tpcc=36431

The China-Lithuania Rift Is a Wake-Up Call for Europe

China is bullying Lithuania. The EU and NATO should push back. By Franklin D. Kramer, a distinguished fellow and on the board of the Atlantic Council, and Hans Binnendijk, a distinguished fellow at the Atlantic Council. https://foreignpolicy.com/2021/09/22/china-lithuania-taiwan-eu-nato/?utm_source=PostUp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=36431&utm_term=Editors%20Picks%20OC&tpcc=36431

From: Daily PNUTS Newsletter

Knocking on the UN’s Door Afghanistan's representative at the U.N. General Assembly this week is Ghulam Isaczai, an appointee of the country's former democratic government. According to a statement by the U.N. Secretary-General's spokesman, "The Secretary-General received a communication with the letterhead 'Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, Ministry of Foreign Affairs' dated 20 September 2021, signed … Continue reading From: Daily PNUTS Newsletter

Seasoned Nuts Quotable

“You may have heard the talk of diversity, sensitivity training, and body cameras. These are all fine and applicable, but they understate the task and allow the citizens of this country to pretend that there is real distance between their own attitudes and those of the ones appointed to protect them. The truth is that … Continue reading Seasoned Nuts Quotable

The Marshall Goldsmith Newsletter

My mission is simple. I want to help successful people achieve positive, lasting change in behavior; for themselves, their people, and their teams. I want to help you make your life a little better. Thank you for subscribing! Life is good. How to Successfully Leave Your Job Marshall Goldsmith Sep 23 Transitions such as quitting … Continue reading The Marshall Goldsmith Newsletter

The Goldilocks fallacy by Seth Godin

              * The Goldilocks fallacy [ https://p.feedblitz.com/r3.asp?l=180843188&f=1081591&c=7936020&u=5102652 ]One way to tell if the audience is happy is to ask a simple question: “Do you want it spicier?” (or the equivalent).If half the people want it to go in one direction and the other half want the other, then you know you're … Continue reading The Goldilocks fallacy by Seth Godin

Requested Ministry-wise Press Releases Links.

Press Information BureauGovernment of India       •PM pays tributes to Ramdhari Singh Dinkar on his birth anniversary •President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind to virtually confer the National Service Scheme (NSS) Awards for the year 2019-20 tomorrow •Coal Ministry signsAgreement with Successful Bidders of Eight coal mines in the ongoing auction tranche … Continue reading Requested Ministry-wise Press Releases Links.

Has War Become Too Humane?

What Really Allows the War on Terror to Persist By Stephen Pomper https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/united-states/2021-09-21/has-war-become-too-humane?utm_medium=newsletters&utm_source=fatoday&utm_campaign=How%20to%20Save%20the%20Iran%20Nuclear%20Deal&utm_content=20210921&utm_term=FA%20Today%20-%20112017

Did you know…

Did you know... ... that today is Rocky Marciano Day? On this day in 1952, Rocky Marciano knocked out world heavyweight champion Jersey Joe Walcott in the 13th round and went on to be the only heavyweight champion to retire without a defeat or draw as a professional boxer. Trivia fans: Marciano's punch was tested … Continue reading Did you know…

Wisdom From the Best Characters in TV Comedy

One of the enduring maxims of comedy is that it has to be true; that’s why the foremost guide to improvisation is called Truth in Comedy. From Mary Tyler Moore to Tina Fey, creators of television comedies have always used their shows to tell stories that were bigger than just jokes. Sitcoms provide us with unintended … Continue reading Wisdom From the Best Characters in TV Comedy