Why Everyone Should Read the Economist

Liz Jin
4 min readAug 25, 2019
Photo by Yuri Efremov on Unsplash

If you ever have trouble falling asleep at night, I highly recommend picking up a copy of The Economist.

The Economist is heavy on the text and light on the pictures, in other words, yawn. As someone who for years got my news from UsWeekly, OK! Magazine and The Daily Show, I balked at the idea of paying almost ten dollars for a periodical of which I understood maybe 20% of the articles and this…

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