J. Peder Zane

July 29, 2014

Zane: Offering an oasis of optimism in a world of woe

In the long view of human history, a broad pattern is clear: Life keeps getting better and better for more and more people. This trend is speckled with fits and starts. Every year or even every decade is not necessarily better than the previous one. But century by century, the trend line is unambiguous.

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