This edition: It's Better than It Looks: Reasons for Optimism in an Age of Fear, with Gregg Easterbrook
Original tape date: February 20, 2018.
First aired: May 4, 2018.
Author Gregg Easterbrook says statistics on crime, poverty, and longevity prove that things are actually getting better, both in the United States and most of the world. So why do we see the world in such a negative light?