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The response to anthropogenic climate change will need to be equally anthropogenic.
Throwing stones won’t change the system.
As robots replace jobs and depress wages, all workers need a pathway to capital income.
The participatory power of social networks complements representative democracy — and compensates for its waning legitimacy.
Building back can undermine the future. Building forward with agile resilience is the better course.
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Nation-states won’t yield to global solutions, but they can still ignite world wars.
The climate summit shows there is still leverage left in the legacy of American leadership.
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