Radical thinkers are often cast out to the fringes of society and ignored. But in a climate of political instability and widespread distrust, how are their concepts gaining ground in the mainstream? Canvas8 spoke with Jamie Bartlett, author of Radicals, to understand the power of extreme ideas.
Mica Anthony is a content writer with a passion for fashion and all things beauty, who has written for the likes of gal-dem and WAVE Magazine. When she’s not trawling social media for her next fashion look, she’s expanding her Depop empire or discovering an emerging music producer.
Trump’s Presidential win left half the world aghast, and the other half saying ‘I told you so’, raising all kinds of questions about the flow of information online. And it's led to a call for social platforms and media outlets to take some responsibility. But is it too little, too late?
The period immediately after the 2016 presidential election has seen a flurry of reports and think pieces analysing what exactly led to Donald Trump’s triumph. At the heart of these discussions is the ‘alt-right’, but who are the people behind this group? What do they believe and why do they believe it?
In his 2015 book Gamechangers, innovation expert Peter Fisk provides 100 case studies of businesses that have won the game, changed the game or even invented their own games via new strategies and innovations – from global giants to small start-ups. So what makes a game changer?
Mental performance enhancement has become de rigeur in Silicon Valley, where it can feel like any competitive edge can make or break a career. But when liquid meals and buttered coffee aren’t enough, some workers are turning to tiny doses of psychedelics to boost their productivity.