Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd / PEOPLE ARE GOOD: a truly radical idea

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Hello! What would society look like if we started from the assumption that people are fundamentally decent? We speak to historian Rutger Bregman about ‘Humankind’ - his new book arguing for a positive view of human nature. Then we talk to COVID mutual aid volunteer Sam Maher about how our instinct in crises is often to help others. And to constructive journalism campaigner Jodie Jackson about why the news should go beyond showing the worst of humanity.  Subscribe to the Cheerful newsletter:  

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