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Bounce by Matthew Syed

So first things first. This book is a great read. I love it when I stumble across a book that I can’t put down. The topic is an interesting one - that practice and hard work are more important than talent. 363 more words

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Hatred of women, not Islam, fuels Pakistan’s honour killings

Two takes on the horrific stoning in Pakistan of  Farzana Parveen, another example of all too frequent “honour killings,” or as CCMW names them, “femicide.” Starting with Omar Aziz in the Globe: 471 more words


The Practice Theory of Excellence

Ten years of practice. Ten thousand hours of practice. Is that what it takes to be elite? Possibly.

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