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Stop Reading the News: A Manifesto For A Happier, Calmer and Wiser Life


Author Rolf Dobelli Published by Sceptre ISBN 9781529342680 EAN 9781529342680 Bic Code U Cover Hardback

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News is to the mind what sugar is to the body. In 2013 Rolf Dobelli stood in front of a roomful of journalists and proclaimed that he did not read the news. It caused a riot. Now he finally sets down his philosophy in detail. And he practises what he preaches: he hasn’t read the news for a decade. ‘Stop Reading the News’ is Dobelli’s manifesto about the dangers of the most toxic form of information – news. He shows the damage it does to our concentration and well-being, and how a misplaced sense of duty can misdirect our behaviour.