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I learnt about the law of unintended consequences through Jordan Peterson. When implementing changes to society or a system, there are always unknown consequences. Not because that was the objective but because by trying to achieve an objective, humans or nature reacted in an unpredictable way.

Creating changes to a system can be not only unpredictable but also downright bad. Just look at the former Soviet Union as an example.