Arguing the point that we need to work because of the development of trade 10,000 years ago is a minute point considering we spent the previous 190,000 years in minimalist shared egalitarian communities.


Well, probably true, but not in the way you mention.

I think it is perfectly reasonable to take the position that all you need is, oh, a few centuries to establish a pattern of behavior that will take an equal amount of time to change.

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