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In August 1989, Poland’s parliament did the unthinkable. The Soviet satellite state elected an anti-communist as its new prime minister. The world waited with bated breath to see what would happen next. And then it happened: nothing. When no Soviet tanks deployed to Poland to crush the...

(Don Boudreaux) Tweet… is from page 123 of the late Hans Rosling’s 2018 book, Factfulness: The world seems scarier than it is because what you hear about it has been selected – by your own attention filter or by the media – precisely because it is...