The Factfulness project was born to help people get a fact-based worldview. Since the world is better than most people think, a fact-based worldview actually reduces stress and anxiety. Using Factfulness, readers and listeners can dismantle the misconceptions that shape today’s overdramatic worldview.
FactfulnessTen Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think
Inspiring and revelatory, filled with lively anecdotes and moving stories, Factfulness is a new thinking habit that will change the way you see the world and empower you to respond to challenges and opportunities of the future.
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– Bill Gates
“[It] explains why progress is so often secret and silent and teaches readers how to see it clearly.”
— Melinda Gates
"...a hopeful book about the potential for human progress when we work off facts rather than our inherent biases."
- Former U.S. President Barack Obama