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#74: Nameplate Necklaces

Happy 2017, everyone! Start the new year off right by reading an excellent article about nameplate ne
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#74: Nameplate Necklaces
By Mark Isero • Issue #74 • View online
Happy 2017, everyone! Start the new year off right by reading an excellent article about nameplate necklaces. Then consider the role of storytelling and listening in building empathy and the possibility of change. After a science break, two memoirs — one a book, one an article — take on the important subject of mortality and urge us to stay steadfast in our purpose this year. Please enjoy!

White girls: Stop wearing nameplate necklaces
Can Gun Victims and Gun Advocates Change Each Other’s Minds?
Extras subscriber Phoebe patiently taught me why ocean water off the West coast is colder than ocean water off the East coast. The answer involves the sun and the rotating Earth. Thank you, Phoebe!
Extras subscriber Phoebe patiently taught me why ocean water off the West coast is colder than ocean water off the East coast. The answer involves the sun and the rotating Earth. Thank you, Phoebe!
Book Recommendation: When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi
The Widowhood Effect: What it’s like to lose a loved one so young
Last week, I shared my favorite six articles of the year. Want to know your favorite articles of the year? Here they are, your Top 10! (It’s good to know that we agree on Q-Tips.) Have a great week, and see you next Thursday at 9:10 am! Until then, feel free to reply to this email or forward this newsletter to a friend.
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