23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

We all want to do what's good for the planet, and good for society as a whole. And that's admirable. The thing is, sometimes the thing we're doing isn't actually helpful. Or it even makes things worse.

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Want to reach people? Persuade them online. Or stand on your roof and shout. Arguing online never convinces anyone. Studies have shown that it has the

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If you want to kill germs, you use antibacterial soap. Spasoap Liquid Soap Antibacterial But using it leads to stronger germs. Antibacterial and antim

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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Need some chill? Break out the affirmations. ony yes is yes But they're going to make you feel worse. Studies have shown that affirmations make people

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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23 'Helpful' Actions That Actually Make Things Worse

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It's not just consumers whose helpful actions backfire. Sometimes it's states. Or whole countries. Georgia's bounty on boars caused the boar populatio

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