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

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

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

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


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

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

View from an outbuilding doorway.


The land of good food and the great outdoors

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

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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.


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

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