A worthwhile read in the New York Times Sunday Review: Why 2017 Was the Best Year in Human History.
I’d change that to “known history” but he touches on some important points. Things are, for people the world over, getting better.
The news media focuses on the lowest common denominator – an identified ego that wants to know what’s wrong and who’s to blame. Then it can feel better about itself and confirm inner fears about the world.
However, the author says “That’s because most of the time, quite rightly, we focus on things going … Continue Reading…