Thought Shrapnel is a short-form blog and newsletter curated by Doug Belshaw. It’s an attempt to ‘unlock the commons’:

The most economically powerful thing you can do is to buy something for your own enjoyment that also improves the world. This has always been the value proposition of journalism and art. It’s a nonexclusive good that’s best enjoyed nonexclusively. (

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