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John Ward – The Saturday Essay: Homo Sapiens – Is That It Then? – 25 October 2014

bruteToo many births, too few deaths, and too much technical advance may well be the recipe for humanity’s doom.

I was reading a book the other day – a very good book, of which more in due course – that quoted a piece of research done a few years back among senior multinational management. It showed that, compared to the US population as a whole, psychopaths were four times more common in that rarified community. Continue reading