All posts by ohfriedmann

The ‘Humans of’ revolution: what in the world do Sydney and Naypyidaw have in common?

Monsoon subeditor Oliver Friedmann interviews Olivia Cable and reflects on his experiences with Humans of Sydney. Sydney and Naypyidaw are vastly different places. One is […]

Photos and Reflections From the Thai/Myanmar Border

Monsoon subeditor Oliver Friedmann reflects on his experience on the Thai/Myanmar border. The Thai–Myanmar borderlands are vibrant, dynamic and often confusing. The people who are attracted […]

Mindfulness vs Meditation: does the difference matter?

Monsoon subeditor Oliver Friedmann reflects on the cultural implications of the Western mindfulness movement. Meditation has been stripped of its cultural and social setting and […]