Yes, Material & Intellectual Progress. What About Political & Economic Progress?
Trends and facts cited make your case. What is omitted is equally important.
- Medieval, heavily gamed political systems
- Rising economic inequality and unresponsive political or economic systems
- Growing surveillance state and contraction of civil liberties
- Increasingly inexpensive, portable, stealthy WMD
Abundance is great but life in a gilded cage is problematic. Don’t you think?
Where’s the Xprize for improving the political system?