A Red American and a Blue American Walk Into a Zoom...14 May 2021 • 4 min readAs soon as it was placed on the calendar, I knew that talking to Steve Saltwick was going to be a highlight of my week. I love meeting new people and learning about them, and frankly my chances of tal...
A Playlist for the Ages27 Mar 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0As a nation, it can feel like we are polarized on everything from mask-wearing to Hawaiian shirts. But what does a divided states sound like? After all, these fissures run long and deep, but music has...
History Is Cool Again19 Dec 2020 • 9 min readMTTR’s mission of opening minds and fostering deeper understanding of the world and of each other depends on knowing what brought us here in the first place. Unpacking historical context is part of ou...
10 Bubble-Bursting Pairings to Help You Rethink Your Friendship Goals12 Dec 2020 • 6 min read • 1 0A cursory glance at the data reveals a country divided: Democrats refuse to date Trump supporters (and 47% of Republicans in the same poll said dating a Hillary supporter was equally 🤮); 40% of regis...
Language Matters: “Safe Space”05 Dec 2020 • 4 min read • 2 1In this edition, we’re starting the good work of building the MTTR Glossary. For one, it’s impossible to understand the context around today's hot-button issues using yesterday’s definitions. Knowing ...
The MTTR 📚 Canon (Part 1)28 Nov 2020 • 5 min read • 2 0Source: Unsplashed So you want to align your 2021 reading goals 🤓 with MTTR’s mission, eh? These books, recommended by various members of the team, should get you in the mood for the Big Work — and B...
A Beautiful Vaccine20 Nov 2020 • 5 min read • 1 0From a Chinese work on vaccination. Source: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service When COVID-19 started sweeping the world earlier this year, there seemed like only o...
Not another echo chamber.18 Nov 2020 • < 1 min readHi there! We’re MTTR and this is our experimental playground for musings, work-in-progress, and culture picks from the team. It’s also a way to peek inside what we’re building. Part media, part commun...
Not another echo chamber.18 Nov 2020 • < 1 min readWelcome to MTTR Weekly by me, MTTR. Drowning out the noise since 2020. Sign up now so you don’t miss the first issue. Subscribe now In the meantime, tell your friends!
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