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We won't kill each other in the future

The murder rate has been declining for some time. It's likely to decrease further in the future, as this info graphic from the economist Max Roser shows.

What will this mean for our culture? Does a less violent culture mean a nicer, friendlier culture? What will happen with movies? 

Is this associated with the shift away from negative to more positive news? 

For more information, including the data sources, visit Our World in Data.


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