Dick Costolo
Book Recommendations

  • Tough Love

    Tough Love

    Tough Love

    Susan Rice
    Biography & Autobiography
    4.07 (1,698)

    Although you may think you know susan rice--whose name became synonymous with benghazi following her sunday news show appearances after the deadly 2012 terrorist attacks in libya--in tough love, the author reveals the truth of her surprising story with unflinching honesty. often mischaracterized by political opponents, rice emerges as neither a villain nor victim, but a strong, compassionate leader.mother, wife, scholar, diplomat, and fierce champion of american interests and values, rice connects the personal and the professional. taught early, with tough love, how to compete and excel as an african

    Dick Costolo

    It's excellent (and I'm not a big memoir person with a couple notable exceptions).

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  • Straw Dogs

    Straw Dogs

    Straw Dogs

    John Gray
    Philosophy
    3.96 (3,987)

    Straw dogs is a work of philosophy, which sets out to challenge our most cherished assumptions about what it means to be human. from plato to christianity, from the enlightenment to nietzsche, the western tradition has been based on arrogant and erroneous beliefs about human beings and their place in the world. philosophies such as liberalism and marxism think of humankind as a species whose destiny is to transcend natural limits and conquer the earth. even in the present day, despite darwin's discoveries, nearly all schools of thought take as

    Dick Costolo

    From Twitter: Read this excellent opposing view (of pinker generally and his previous book specifically) by John Gray

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