A lot of people are hoping for good news in 2017. We didn’t have to look far this year to find gloom, and lots of it. The worst mass shooting in U.S. history; Brussels, the epicenter of the European Union, struck by three suicide bombings ; revelers in Nice mowed down ; failed ceasefires in Syria; Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s death squads; the ongoing refugee crisis; the surge in fake news; and rock legends David Bowie and Prince laid to rest.
As the year draws to a close, the news cycle shows no sign of letting up. This …read more