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Author: Tonny Rutakirwa

Book Review #69

Interesting, unique and enticing—The Black Swan, that you can buy here, is an absolute treat for everyone! Taleb has a unique way of concocting words to deliver the most thought-provoking ideas. Only he can write a book on predictability, probability, statistics and make it so interesting that you won’t put it down. Taleb is a […]

J.K. Rowling’s Commencement Address at Harvard University

President Faust, members of the Harvard Corporation and the Board of Overseers, members of the faculty, proud parents, and, above all, graduates. The first thing I would like to say is ‘thank you.’ Not only has Harvard given me an extraordinary honour, but the weeks of fear and nausea I have endured at the thought […]

Book Review #68

‘Growth must end’, says Vaclav Smil whose book entitled, ‘Growth: From Microorganisms to Megacities‘, that you can buy here, is an evaluation of growth-and the message that growth must stop. Growth is the ultimate book on the growth of the world, humanity, and everything within by the interdisciplinary genius. The book is for every urbanist, every […]

Commencement Address at Maharishi University by Jim Carrey

Thank you. What are you sitting down for! I was going to milk that for a while. You guys can stretch that out at post, right? To make that longer in the edit. Thank you, Bevan, thank you all! I brought one of my paintings to show you today. I hope you guys are going to be able see it […]

Book Review #67

I first encountered Prof Rebecca Henderson when I took her Harvard Business School Online’s course entitled Sustainable Business Strategy. By the end of the cohort, she had become my favourite teacher of all time – and still remains at the time of writing this which is why I am convinced that everyone looking for hope, […]

Tulane University Commencement Address by Ellen DeGeneres

Oh boy, thank you so much, thank you so much. Thank you, President Cowan, Mrs. President Cowen; distinguished guests, undistinguished guests, you know who you are, honored faculty and creepy Spanish teacher. And thank you to all the graduating Class of 2009, I realize most of you are hungover and have splitting headaches and haven’t slept since […]

Do Sunken Ships Pollute the Ocean? Here’s What Happens!

In this monthly statement, I wanted to talk about our oceans and while most of the world are discussing plastics pollution – and quite rightly so, I wanted also to focus on another aspect of pollution in our oceans. It’s a little known subject that I’ve not seen anyone talking about, but something we should […]

Book Review #66

Billion Dollar Whale is the story of Jho Low – who as it says on the book cover, is the man who fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the world. This book, that you can buy here, narrates the incredible story of the man who pulled off the biggest money heist of the century. Jho Low allegedly […]

Abolition Speech by William Wilberforce

Never take the freedom that you have for granted. The slave trade is a black mark on Western history, and it can come as somewhat of a shock that it wasn’t until the early 19th century that slavery was abolished in Britain. In a speech to the British Parliament in May 1789, William Wilberforce gave […]

Why Should We Stop Pollution? 8 Reasons to Stop Pollution, a Guide

Pollution is a cold topic that nobody really feels comfortable talking about, but it exists. Currently, pollution has reached a point where it has started to affect the daily lifestyle of every being on the planet and has already made the lives of the future generations questionable. While everyone knows the variety of pollution on […]