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Oliver Burkeman is a British journalist and author based in Brooklyn. We discuss his recent Guardian essay where he argues that excessive engagement with political news is unhealthy for individual wellbeing and for democracy.
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- Why time management is ruining our lives (Burkeman)
- Overdoing Democracy: Why We Must Put Politics in Its Place by Robert Talisse
Here is a transcript of the episode.
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