Summary of The Man Whose Job It Is to Constantly Imagine the Total Collapse of Humanity in Order to Save It
Vice News, 2015
Vinay Gupta may not be a super hero, but he could still hold the key to saving the world.
What can a man who spends his days pondering mankind’s most urgent crises tell us about how to save the world? Perhaps quite a lot. Vice UK reporter Joe Banks interviews Vinay Gupta – a former US Department of Defense consultant and now an associate fellow at the University College London Institute for Security and Resilience Studies – about the worst issues facing mankind today to learn what society could do to mitigate the potential damage. getAbstract recommends this article especially to those interested in global crisis management.
In this summary, you will learn
- What crises will most greatly affect humanity in the future,
- How new technologies can both help and harm the world, and
- What solutions might exist to solve issues like poverty and the global refugee crisis.
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