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Steven Pinker’s ideas are fatally flawed

Jeremy Lent – New Society Publishers

By Jeremy Lent (Originally published at Open Democracy. Published here unchanged under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International licence.

My previous post discussed the thesis that the world is dramatically better than at any other time in history. Among those who share this view is Steven Pinker. But Jeremy Lent has offered a critique of Pinker’s arguments. Continue reading Steven Pinker’s ideas are fatally flawed