The Black Death Can Teach You a Lot About Humanity

The worst catastrophe in history is also the most insightful

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The mid-Fourteenth Century was the worst time to be alive.

First, Europe suffered from a severe famine that left thousands of people sick, starving, or dead. Then, the Black Death (1346–1353) stretched its deadly hand across the continent. It killed…

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