The political blogger Alex Burton contends that living in the world today is worse than 50 years ago, and those who disagree are wrong.
He argues with mentioning conflicts, suffering refugees, civil wars and wars all over the world. He says that every medium he uses present exactly this.
Simultaneous, the graph “Battle deaths per 1 000 000 people, 1946-2014” presents that his utterance is not based on facts.
The graph illustrates the correlation between battles and the resulting deaths between 1946 and 2014 by giving a number of casualties per million.