Factfulness


#1

Or, the concept that the world is slowly but surely getting better:

What do you reckon? Does the steady reduction in global poverty mean that capitalism is sort of alright?


#2

Ignoring the forthcoming environmental apocalypse? (not read it)


#3

isn’t the question whether it’s our duty to get angry and proactive about suffering regardless?

Isn’t it better to believe that everything is getting worse even if it is getting better?


#4

I fundamentally disagree with this (not read it)


#5

You could no doubt pick the years after the Russian revolution and say the same about communism, too.


#6

some good advice in that article


#7

supported by the skoll foundation, ‘which is dedicated to accelerating entrepreneurial and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing problems’

hmm


#8

Ha, I meant to look that up and forgot. Makes sense!


#9


#10

The cause of, and solution to, all of the world’s most pressing problems.