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The downside of apocalyptic thinking

Could your outlook on the world change if instead of focusing on the bad news, you reflected on all the good accomplished over time? According to Harvard cognitive scientist and author Steven Pinker, pessimism today is misplaced. Pinker joined Salon'...

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Interviews with artists, thinkers and newsmakers that explore the full range of the human condition