Why Global Citizens Should Care
Reading makes us better Global Citizens. On the new app Likewise, billionaire Bill Gates shared the books on his shelf that make him hopeful for the world’s future. His nonfiction selections inspire social progress by exploring human development, psychology, clean energy and more. Yo can join us in taking action on this issue here.
Ever wonder how visionaries stay inspired? Bill Gates has shared the four books keeping him motivated these day CNBC reports.
Gates usually posts book reviews on his personal blog, but this time he also shared his picks on the new mobile recommendation app Likewise.
“The world is getting better, even if it doesn’t always feel that way,” Gates wrote about Enlightenment Now: The Cas for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker.
Gates’ suggestions include books on the history of energy and civilizations, how happiness is on the rise globally, why unconscious bias holds humans back, an a deep dive into homo sapiens’ domination of the earth. When it’s time t take a break from the news cycle and ge inspired about the future, reach for one the books in his list of recommendation below.