Humanities

These questions relate to subjects that are traditionally classified as the humanities in university curricula.

War

  1. What are the most striking insights of the recently published ISIS Files?
  2. What are some good books on strategic thinking?
  3. What are the most meaningful quotes from Mein Kampf?
  4. What are some good non fiction on the world's intelligence agencies?
  5. What makes you want to give up on humanity?

History

  1. Which are the best series, movies, or documentaries to learn about social human psychology?
  2. Is "How to Win Friends and Influence People" still relevant?
  3. What are some brain hacks that a neuroscientist or a psychologist knows that most people don't?
  4. What are some simple ways to know someone's personality?
  5. What are the types of people that you should always avoid?
  6. What makes introverts introverted?
  7. What are the key traits of mentally strong people?
  8. Why do people need to prove their worth to others?
  9. What are the really small things that tell a lot about a person's psychology and personality?
  10. What is the most effective way to see a person's true personality?
  11. What are some cool psychological hacks?
  12. What are the downsides of empathy?
  13. What should I do when I feel absolutely worthless?
  14. What are some psychological facts that people don't know?
  15. Which personality traits often lead to failure?
  16. What are some of the best books and articles that explain how the minds of serial killers, rapists, and other monsters work?
  17. How do you know someone's true personality?
  18. What psychological tricks and hacks are useful to know?
  19. What are some good books to read about psychology and human behavior?

Great / Notorious People

  1. Who are some of the greatest people that have ever lived that most people have never heard of?
  2. Who is the greatest person that history has forgotten?
  3. Who are the great intellectuals of the late 20th century / early 21st century?
  4. How do people describe Che Guevara?
  5. Which historical character do you hate the most?

Politics

  1. Who will win the 2016 US presidential election and why?
  2. What are the 10 best books in political science?
  3. What do Trump supporters and Clinton supporters misunderstand about each other?
  4. Why are there so many people now openly hostile toward Social Justice Warriors?
  5. Has Quora made you more liberal or conservative?
  6. Who are some of the best western writers and researchers on China now?
  7. What are some good conservative websites and blogs to read?
  8. What is the single strongest argument in favor of the death penalty?
  9. Will increased competition bring down healthcare costs as Republicans say?
  10. What was Ayn Rand wrong about?
  11. Why do people follow Ayn Rand?
  12. Is modern conservatism harsh on poor and disadvantaged people?
  13. Why are you right wing?
  14. Why do most people in the world support Palestine and not Israel?

Philosophy

  1. What are the most philosophical cartoons?
  2. What is the ultimate truth of life?
  3. Who are some of the best and most interesting philosophers active today? Why?
  4. What did Michel Foucault and Noam Chomsky disagree about?
  5. What are good websites for philosophical / political / sociological / intellectual discussions and why?
  6. Which are the best books on political philosophy?
  7. What are the best philosophy books??
  8. What are some pictures without text with deep meaning?
  9. What are the best online courses in philosophy?
  10. What was Ayn Rand wrong about?
  11. If the basic principle of science is that the safest hypothesis to adopt is the simplest one that explains all the facts then why is "God did it" so unacceptable?