Those who view history through a lens of “data” seem to hate that about the human experience.

Nah. There just aren’t enough hours in the day to analyze 6 billion people individually. We have to create buckets to put them in, so we can do our work. The more buckets, the more accurate, and the more time consuming the work is.

The reverse is also true.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.