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?


Ignoring the forthcoming environmental apocalypse? (not read it)


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?


I fundamentally disagree with this (not read it)


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


some good advice in that article


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



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