Scientists back roadmap to rid world of polio by 2018 – StumbleUpon. This is fantastic. Along with Jimmy Carter and his center getting rid of guinea worm, and Bill Gates Foundation reducing/eliminating malaria we might have a very healthy future ahead.
A pinch of opportunity makes deep inequality more palatable. I wonder if this is why the world is like it is?
“It seems that even if people believe they have just the tiniest of chances to become the next Bill Gates, it’s enough to keep them tolerant of obvious inequality.”