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Brett Gurewitz

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Brett W. Gurewitz, nicknamed Mr. Brett, is an American musician, record producer and businessman best known as the guitarist and a songwriter of Bad Religion. He is also the owner of the music label Epitaph Records and a number of sister labels.
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The Ministry for the Future
A Novel
Kim Stanley Robinson - Oct 06, 2020
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From the visionary, New York Times bestselling author of New York 2140 comes a near-future novel that is a gripping exploration of climate change, technology, politics, and the human behaviors that drive these forces. ...
Brett Gurewitz
Jan 25, 2021
Highly recommend this book because it's a great read that tackles some of the biggest issues facing all of us rn The Ministry for the Future by Kim Stanley Robinson via @goodreads      source
The Death of Expertise
The Campaign against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters
Tom Nichols - Oct 01, 2018 (first published in 2016)
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Technology and increasing levels of education have exposed people to more information than ever before. These societal gains, however, have also helped fuel a surge in narcissistic and misguided intellectual egalitarianism that has crippled informed debates on any number of issues. Today, everyone knows everything: with only a quick trip through We...
Brett Gurewitz
Sep 05, 2020
@RadioFreeTom Not a fan of Emotional Rescue but Miss You is crucial Stones. Also, I love The Death of Expertise - the book not the phenomenon.      source
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More from Less
The Surprising Story of How We Learned to Prosper Using Fewer Resources―and What Happens Next
Andrew McAfee - Oct 08, 2019
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From the coauthor of the New York Times bestseller The Second Machine Age, a compelling argumentmasterfully researched and brilliantly articulatedthat we have at last learned how to increase human prosperity while treading more lightly on our planet. Throughout history, the only way for humanity to grow was by degrading the Earth: chopping down for...
Brett Gurewitz
Dec 23, 2019
Wishing everyone peace, love, capitalism, technological progress, public awareness, and responsive government, this holiday season. God Bless you. All is one. Fuck Trump. Here's a good book: #morefromless      source
The Beginning of Infinity
Explanations That Transform the World
David Deutsch - Dec 31, 2011
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The New York Times bestseller: A provocative, imaginative exploration of the nature and progress of knowledge"Dazzling." - Steven Pinker, The GuardianIn this groundbreaking book, award-winning physicist David Deutsch argues that explanations have a fundamental place in the universe--and that improving them is the basic regulating principle of all s...
Brett Gurewitz
Oct 14, 2019
I love @DavidDeutschOxf and his great optimism. His book The Beginning of Infinity changed my worldview.      source