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    Poverty
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    19.35%
    The world economy
    2
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    LGBT rights
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    War
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    3.23%
    Child Abuse
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    3.23%
    Population control
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    6.45%
    Education
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    22.58%
    The Environment
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    0%
    Global warming
    1
    3.23%
    Sustainability
    5
    16.13%
    Disease/Illness
    5
    16.13%
    Privacy
    0
    0%
    I dont care, I'm evil
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    3.23%

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    If you could only fix one, what would it be?
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    Invent earphones that don't get tangled up every time you put them in your pocket
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    No refractory period.

    though that itself may lead to a world problem :bandit:
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    I would fix the problem that is having the power to only fix one problem... yeh.
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    The lack of power I'd have in the future.
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    Solve education the rest will solve itself, due to all the clever people around
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    (Original post by CoolRunner)
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    Poverty, because a number of problems like child abuse, population issues, education, disease etc would be mostly indirectly helped/solved to a degree because of poverty issues being fixed.
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    It has to be education!

    If everyone was educated.... and I mean really educated, thinking independently and not just indoctrinated into following orders so they can become a hard-working, obedient slave to a broken/corrupt system, then everyone would easily be able to understand what a mess we're in and we could finally work together to fix all those other problems - because we could potentially fix them all quite easily to be honest. The information is out there, the technology is out there, the resources are out there - all it needs is for people to be able to recognise the truth amongst all the bull**** and to do that, people need to be able to think clearly (well they would know how to be healthy, exercise their brains so that's not a problem) and think independently.

    Some examples:
    - Healthcare costs / amount of diseases would go way down because people would actually know how to look after their bodies instead of stuffing their faces with meat/dairy/grains/general processed junk because they don't know any better.
    - People would be intelligent enough to collectively refuse to join the military so there would be no wars.
    - There would be no need for population control because people would restrict themselves to fewer kids.
    - People would invest their time and money in sustainable technologies for obvious reasons.
    - There would be no corruption/greed/inequality, etc. because people would do things for the greater good, they would realise that they would rather live in a fair world than be competing in a dog-eat-dog world and they would work towards that.

    Am I right? Can anyone think of a counterargument to this?
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    To have no more problems in the world no matter what they are


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    (Original post by mindgames7)
    It has to be education!

    If everyone was educated.... and I mean really educated, thinking independently and not just indoctrinated into following orders so they can become a hard-working, obedient slave to a broken/corrupt system, then everyone would easily be able to understand what a mess we're in and we could finally work together to fix all those other problems - because we could potentially fix them all quite easily to be honest. The information is out there, the technology is out there, the resources are out there - all it needs is for people to be able to recognise the truth amongst all the bull**** and to do that, people need to be able to think clearly (well they would know how to be healthy, exercise their brains so that's not a problem) and think independently.

    Some examples:
    - Healthcare costs / amount of diseases would go way down because people would actually know how to look after their bodies instead of stuffing their faces with meat/dairy/grains/general processed junk because they don't know any better.
    - People would be intelligent enough to collectively refuse to join the military so there would be no wars.
    - There would be no need for population control because people would restrict themselves to fewer kids.
    - People would invest their time and money in sustainable technologies for obvious reasons.
    - There would be no corruption/greed/inequality, etc. because people would do things for the greater good, they would realise that they would rather live in a fair world than be competing in a dog-eat-dog world and they would work towards that.

    Am I right? Can anyone think of a counterargument to this?
    This reminds me of the quote "What if the cure for Cancer what trapped in the mind of somebody who cannot afford an education?"


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    (Original post by Olympiad)
    To have no more problems in the world no matter what they are


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    Interesting,i think a world without problems is a pure fiction
    But i think that education can solve so many problems as far !
 
 
 
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