This graphic presentation of time in history really surprised me. I was under the impression that the ‘Common era’ was somehow much longer than this but when measured alongside the other eras its actually very short. Yet we as a species have experienced some of the greatest advances during this period. http://waitbutwhy.com/2013/08/putting-time-in-perspective.html
Might be useful for some of you!
Here is an inspiring piece called Glory. It is funny however that still up to this day and age a song like this is still very current in reflecting deep rooted social problems experienced in many parts of the world. We may think we as a species have “evolved” past racial discrimination but in truth … More Brilliant song by Common & John Legend.