#112 - One man’s journey from entrepreneur to militant | Curio

#112 - One man’s journey from entrepreneur to militant

25 mins | Dec 9, 2021

Today's episode from 9th December 2021. Did you know that for the past year Ethiopia has been at war? The Government has been involved in a brutal battle with rebel fighters. We get a first-hand account of the violence from a man who was once an entrepreneur but is now a militant. Then later, we explain how you can rewrite the narrative when it comes to technology. We offer some simple steps to ensure you control your devices as opposed to letting your devices control you. Ethiopia’s civil war has been raging since late 2020, in this first-hand account discover Solomon Girmay’s incredible journey to the front line. From The Economist’s 1843 Magazine. The evidence is clear, too much social media can be harmful. However, hope is not lost. We have the power to resist our technology and hack back at distractions. In this instalment of Nir and Far, Nir Eyal explains the simple steps we can take to change our behaviour and regain control, instead of allowing our social media to control us. Wake up with Curio is a different kind of morning show that gives you the context behind the news and gets you motivated for the day ahead, every Monday - Friday.

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