An Optimistic View of the World (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note) by Gwen Moritz Posted 2/17/2014 12:00 am Updated 4 years ago Bill Gates makes a persuasive case that the world really is getting better in big, global ways, which is nice to consider when much smaller problems seem to be intractable. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.