Mankind in deep Poverty


Poverty is the inability to have a long range view of the future. The intense focus on now, on survival, on making the next bill, the next meal, the next salary; the lack of time for taking in perspective to plan the future is what deep poverty looks like. In this regard our collective civilization is in a state of deep poverty although we lie to ourselves that we are rich using artificial criteria like money & GDP. The question to ask is this: is the wellbeing and happiness of mankind and the planet better than it was 500 years ago? We need impact thinkers to rise up to the challenge of creating a new paradigm for measuring human progress for the sake of the wellbeing of our planet and its inhabitants.

Will AI Save or Destroy Us?


This is my most important read of 2018. In this Book, I rediscovered the joy of learning new things. George, amazingly does a great job of bringing together all the disciplines I love- archaeology, anthropology, history, arts, philosophy, social studies, literature, biology, physiology,neuroscience and computing. Every page, every single word was a joy. He even … Continue reading Will AI Save or Destroy Us?

Musings of the African millennial: Quotes on dreaming


Many people's lives I  have seen go down hill because they stopped dreaming. Don't stop a man from dreaming Adebayo Alonge   Take away a man's ambition and drive. He becomes ordinary even if he was born ingrained with all elements for success Adebayo Alonge   Dreams are the stuff we create in our minds … Continue reading Musings of the African millennial: Quotes on dreaming