Catch-22: What to do when there are no good choices

Humans are not built for nuance, we are trained to think in polarities. But the world is not black-and-white. And in an age of ‘fake news’, there are no good guys, and no bad guys, only tough choices. 

Venezuela risks sliding into dictatorship

A highly dubious election result. Months of bloody protests in which 120 people were killed. Opposition leaders taken from their homes in the middle of the night by secret police. A bomb explosion in the nation’s capital.  Venezuela is fast sliding out of democracy into dictatorship.