Slack Chat: you say you wanna evolution

T: Hey J, I’m reading Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari, and his take on how we evolved jibes with my take on what I think of as backward thinking. I don’t mean thinking in a backwards way, so much as people who look forward to the end of all this dammed progress. I don’t think these people are stupid. I simply think they have a conservative view of evolution. In short, they are agin’ it. The conservative segment of society wasn’t happy with the agricultural revolution, let alone the current technological revolution. They aren’t that…

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