6/23/15, "600 years of war and peace, in one amazing chart," Vox.com, Zack Beauchamp
"By historical standards, humanity today is extraordinarily safe from war....
What you basically see is a pretty consistent amount of war over the
centuries — but with some of the highest highs and lowest lows in the
The red line stops at 2000, which is right about when global conflict
was on its way to a plunge toward historic lows. You can see that in
the blue line's drastic decline."...
.......via Hockey Schtick, "Data debunks claim that global warming increases war: https://twitter.com/voxdotcom/status/613408705267269632 …"