Making What’s Right About Us Wrong

Humankind is a remarkably complex species, and at the same time a markedly simple one. So many of our disputes are, I think, pitched battles of the simple versus the complex. What if we go for both?

Personally, I wouldn’t classify economist and Opinion columnist Paul Krugman as a pessimist, but this morning’s essay in The New York Times was genuinely a downer. Consider this: