On inevitability of change.

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Nothing can stand in the way of progress — certainly not cities.

First, let me define progress, according to me. Progress is growth and forward momentum. Stone age, iron age, the Industrial Revolution, skyscrapers, vaccines, air travel — all these are signs of progress. But since progress is, like most things in life, a double-edged sword, there are also overpopulation, pollution, deforestation.

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Elena Tucker

Elena Tucker

Writer and storyteller, immigrant, wife, mom, knitter, collector of jokes, lover of cheap, sweet wine.