motivation

How a Generation of Hardcore Legends All Became Motivational Speakers

John Joseph grew up on the streets of New York City in the 1970s. He survived abuse, homelessness and drug addiction by turning to punk…

Rise, Grind and Ruin: The Dangerous Fetishization of ‘Hustle Porn’

There’s a video I receive on WhatsApp every so often from relatives who want to help “get me out of my state of sleep” regarding…

The More You Try to Do Good Things, the More Everyone Will Hate You

Every workplace has a name for them: The kind and virtuous majorette who regularly takes one for the team, goes that extra mile, is a…

Why Some People Stay Motivated in the Face of Near-Certain Defeat

If you’re a Democrat, chances are you love hearing your state representatives talk about the upcoming Supreme Court battle to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh as…