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The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great

9 minutes
Why you should stop complaining about the gifts of Western civilization.

Two mysteries adequately describe the state of the Western world. First, why is that life is going so well for humans today? And secondly, why are so many people sabotaging this positive turn? In this Snapshot, you’ll learn why life has never been better for the human race, why a growing number of people are misguidedly attacking the values that have made life so good, and what you can do to counteract this assault on reason and defend fact-based thinking.

Read this Snapshot if you:

  • Are interested in a politically conservative rendering of human history
  • Worry about America’s growing divisions
  • Want to learn how ancient religion and philosophy shaped the United States
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