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Historian Yuval Noah Harari, speaking with TED curator Chris Anderson, makes a cogent case for global governance amid the rising tide of nationalism. Expansive, eloquent and deeply philosophical, the discussion benefits from shrewd questions from a studio and Facebook audience. While maintaining a politically neutral stance, getAbstract recommends this rich conversation to anyone who wonders if there is any escape from the current political malaise.

In this summary, you will learn

  • Why the new dividing line in politics lies between globalists and nationalists and
  • Why the world needs global governance.

About the Speaker

Historian and social critic Yuval Noah Harari is the author of Sapiens and Homo Deus.



For many, the events of 2016 shattered a decades-long narrative that globalization and liberalism would bring a modern utopia. Globalization and progressivism did, in fact...

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    Daniel Osorio 1 year ago
    This has got to be such an interesting subject nowadays
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    anthony Allen 1 year ago
    Nice summery however the idea of a "global authority" is exactly what voters in UK, USA & France? rejected!

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