(Because you seem to be prioritising profits over public health.)

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Photo by Paul Bienek on Unsplash

24 hours of being totally unplugged feels like a mini-vacation

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Photo by Gerrit Vermeulen on Unsplash

A shocking lack of diversity at “The Economist” is damaging the publication’s credibility

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Edited in London, The Economist’s coverage of business and politics spans the globe. Photo by Benjamin Davies on Unsplash


The mind-altering power of being in nature without your smartphone

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The City of Angels is, by turns, enchanting and infuriating

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Photo by izayah ramos on Unsplash


Two weeks of physical labour left me with far more than just dirt under my fingernails

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View from an outbuilding doorway.


The land of good food and the great outdoors

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Surfers at Cox Bay beach, Tofino. Photo by Shlomo Shalev on Unsplash


Breaking sharia law was a lot of fun — and a little scary too

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Photo: Lingbeek/Getty Images


On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous” is a startlingly powerful portrait of the immigrant experience — and an unflinching dissection of tragedy and trauma, large and small.

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Meditation is a calming sanctuary I carry with me wherever I go

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Photo by Teddy Thornton on Unsplash

Alexander Matthews

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