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We’ve just had the best decade in human history. Seriously

21 December 2019

9:00 AM

21 December 2019

9:00 AM

Let nobody tell you that the second decade of the 21st century has been a bad time. We are living through the greatest improvement in human living standards in history. Extreme poverty has fallen below 10 per cent of the world’s population for the first time. It was 60 per cent when I was born.

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