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John Gray: Steven Pinker is wrong about violence and war

33 mins | May 22, 2018
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Steven Pinker is known for his optimistic take on statistics, his view that our world is always improving and, among other things, that war and violence in the developed world are declining. But John Gray, writing in The Guardian, argues the opposite: the idea of moral progress is wishful thinking and plain wrong.