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Being Selfish is Sensible

To be helpful, you have to come first

Good people want to help others. That’s the general view of society, for the most part, it’s a good moral standard to have in a civilisation.

But, like with so many social norms, it isn't always so simple.

Sometimes, it’s OK not to help people.

Looking after #1

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Sean Bennett

Freelance writer, editor and all-round curious so and so. Writing about politics, being queer, and lots besides! Get in touch at sean.writing27@gmail.com