“Look at history and data, not headlines. The world continues to improve in just about every way. Extreme poverty, child mortality, illiteracy, and global inequality are at historic lows; vaccinations, basic education, including girls, and democracy are at all-time highs.” – Steven Pinker
An insightful essay that you’ll read over & over again.
I am quoted here.
The irony. Well worth a watch.
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