The world is spinning so fast that it can be hard to keep track of everything going on. And most of us aren’t doing a good job of it, writes Hans Rosling.


Our preconceived notions of places, as well as some of the dominant narratives about regions, can cloud our understanding about the world today.  This article (with the embedded video) is a good introduction to the Ignorance Project which shows how personal bias, outdated world views and news bias that makes combating global ignorance difficult. 

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