Things are very bad and a lot better

24 June 2018 - 00:00

The Ramaphosa presidency is an infant: four months old, and - voters, party, and health willing - still with around 4000 days to go. Hans Rosling, an acclaimed Swedish statistician and professor of international health who died last year, wroteFactfulness, a book that objectively seeks to rebut global pessimism on the world condition.

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