409. Why Does Poverty Exist?

There are lots of economists and politicians who think they understand the root cause of poverty, and most will blame it on the wealthy. But poverty is actually the natural state of man kind.  

408. How are Fractals an Example of Emergent Order?

Fractals are patterns in nature that can been seen in many places: nature, plants, trees, rivers, even within our own bodies! Ronni and Brittany talk about how fractals and fractal systems in society can be seen as examples of emergent, or spontaneous, order.  

407. What Does It Mean to be Colorblind?

In the fight for equality, an important principle is one of colorblindness. Martin Luther King jr. Famously said that he wanted his children to be judged on the content of their character and not the color of their skin. But today, people seem to have forgotten that.  

406. Why Is It Important to be A Good Communicator?

To make a difference and change the world, you must be able to communicate your message effectively. That’s why it’s so important to choose your words careful to make the biggest impact possible.  

403. What is “Woke Capitalism”?

Ronni and Brittany talk about a conference that Ronni attended where she listened to a woman named Jennifer Sey talk about “woke capitalism”: companies that adopt progressive business practices in order to appear altruistic or virtuous or socially responsible. 

402. What Is an Unsung Hero & How Can We Be One?

Not everyone who does big or important things in the world gets recognized. Some people, called “unsung heros” help shape the world in a quiet way. You can be brave and be an unsung hero too. 

401. Why Shouldn’t You Compare Yourself to Others?

We should all be growing and improving every single day to be the best versions of ourselves. But sometimes we get caught up comparing ourselves to other people and their success instead of worrying about ourselves.  

400. What Does “Voice And Exit” Mean?

There will always be things about the world that need to be changed. But complaining about what we don’t like doesn’t do anything to fix the problem. Instead, we need to voice our opinions and have the courage to do something about it.