It is easy to forget what living conditions were like for the vast majority of human beings 200 years ago. This is an amazing and encouraging video.

Yes, the economy has been struggling the last few years. Yes, there are other problems at the moment. But let’s not lose sight of how far we have come…and how much better things can get.

Hans Rosling's 200 countries, 200 years, 4 minutes

http://youtu.be/jbkSRLYSojo

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