A divergent thinker who can't abide an echo chamber, Jessie has served as assistant to the Consul General of Japan, Google Policy Fellow, and CIA leadership analyst. She is now an independent writer and analyst.
Michael Piechowski shares why he’s updated the way he thinks about Dabrowski’s levels of development.
I just can’t help trying to understand why people think about politics the way they do. I’m betting plenty of others with high intellectual and emotional excitability might feel the same.
Editor-in-Chief Jessie Mannisto introduces Issue 13: When the World Seems to Disintegrate (July/August 2020)
We chat with Michael Piechowski about his work on the theory of positive disintegration and finding people whose lives show the theory in action.
Developing my ability to notice tastes and smells from far-off lands has been a way to briefly escape lockdown, in a way that’s not quite as unhealthy as it sounds.
Scott Barry Kaufman knows a lot about the labels bright, quirky people often stick upon themselves. In this interview with Third Factor’s editor in chief, he suggests we might be missing something much more important.